June 22, 2015
Lutheran Services in America (LSA) welcomes Kim Roque to our network. Effective June 15, Kim serves as the new Director of Member Engagement, based at the LSA national headquarters office in Washington, D.C. In this role, Kim is a key member of the team responsible for supporting and connecting our membership. Her responsibilities include leading the development and implementation of LSA’s three signature events – the CEO Academy, Lutheran Leadership Summit and the LSA Annual Conference – as...
June 9, 2015
June 8, 2015
Gathering in Sacramento Yields Ideas, Sharing & Transformation
Children, Youth & Family Community of Practice
In April, during the LSA Annual Conference in San Antonio, 12 LSA member organizations began a journey with The Annie E. Casey Foundation and the Provider Exchange® on a program to foster an outcomes focused organizational culture and improve the lives of at-risk children and families.
June 5, 2015
Lutherans are the largest faith-based group serving seniors in the U.S. today, and approximately 20% of the senior residential living units among the top 100 non-profit senior providers in the U.S. are members of the Lutheran Services in America network. With two-thirds of our 307 members providing services to seniors, our network serves a tremendous number of people, and we thank and recognize the many people who have heard the call to serve and walk alongside older Americans. Part of the...
May 29, 2015
White House Conference on Aging Invites Additional LSA Members to Regional Forum
CEOs of Diakon and National Lutheran Communities & Services Represent Lutheran Social Ministry at Boston Gathering of Senior Services Leaders
Earlier in 2015, the White House Conference on Aging (WHCOA) launched a series of regional forums to provide input and ideas for the 2015 White House Conference on Aging, which will take place on July 13 in Washington, DC. The forums, which are by invitation only, are designed to engage with leaders in the field of aging, older adults, their families, caregivers, and others on key issues affecting older Americans.