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  • July 1, 2016

    Lutheran Services in America Welcomes New Board Members, Announces New Elected Officers

    Lutheran Services in America, Incorporated (LSA) has welcomed two new members to its Board of Directors and announced newly elected officers following its Annual Conference in Minneapolis, Minn. in April. Larry Bradshaw, President and CEO of National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS), was elected by member CEOs as a Director during the Annual Meeting of the membership that took place on April 27 in Minneapolis. James P. Zils, retired insurance industry executive, was appointed as...

  • June 28, 2016

    Now Accepting Applications for Results-Based Leadership Institute with the Annie E. Casey Foundation

    LSA is proud to announce a new partnership with The Annie E. Casey Foundation (AECF) designed to bring together key leaders of the LSA Children, Youth & Families (CYF) community of practice to participate in AECF’s renowned Results-Based Leadership Institute (RBLI.)


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  • June 22, 2016

    LSA-DN's Policy & Advocacy Team Heads to Capitol Hill

    On Monday and Tuesday, June 13-14, 10 members of LSA-DN's Policy & Advocacy Team (PAT) held several meetings on Capitol Hill with key Congressional offices. PAT strategized with Karen Summar in Sen. Chuck Grassley's (R-IA) office on furthering the Transition to Independence Act to increase integrated employment for people with disabilities. We then met with David Hoppe, Chief of Staff for Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI), and Ted McCann, Policy Advisor to the Speaker, on the recently released...

  • June 3, 2016

    LSA Welcomes Valparaiso University Interns: Danielle Steinwart & Nura Zaki

    LSA is excited to welcome Danielle Steinwart and Nura Zaki to the LSA team. Danielle and Nura join us as part of the 2016 Valparaiso University's Calling and Purpose in Society (CAPS) Fellows Program Internship which prepares students for lives of leadership and service through intensive experiential learning opportunities.


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  • May 26, 2016

    2016 Provider Exchange® Launches Second Cohort at LSA Annual Conference

    Focusing on Finding Families for Older Youth in Foster Care

    Lutheran Services in America (LSA) expanded its partnership with the Provider Exchange® at its annual conference in Minneapolis. The Provider Exchange® expands the work begun last year to provide technical assistance to 12 LSA members by adding seven LSA members to a new cohort to identify and implement best practices for youth at risk of aging out of the child welfare system to achieve permanency, either with a permanent family (through reunification, adoption or guardianship) or through a...

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