Past Events at LSA

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  • Tuesday, May 15, 2018
    Webinar - Virtual
    On Tuesday, May 15 at 11 am ET (8 am PT), explore how social ministries are engaging congregations in the "God's Work, Our Hands" initiative in September.
  • Tuesday, May 1, 2018
    Pittsburgh, PA
    Nothing can match the vitality of the Lutheran Services in America network. When our network comes together we don’t just attempt great things, we accomplish great things. And we achieve results that go beyond what any one organization can achieve on its own. Join us in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on May 1-3 for the 2018 LSA Annual Conference.
  • Wednesday, April 11, 2018
    Webinar
    Resident Engagement is the new measure necessary to capture how well a community is recognizing and acting on the higher level needs and expectations of today’s residents. Holleran will identify the four key domains of Resident Engagement and explain how these domains are imperative to supporting the successful aging of residents.
  • Tuesday, March 20, 2018
    Webinar
    Please join us on Tuesday, March 20, from 4:00 – 5:00 pm ET, for a webinar about how providers across the country are building evidence around effective programs.
  • Tuesday, March 20, 2018
    Webinar
    On Tuesday, March 20, at 11 am ET, join the Congregational Connections group to explore how social ministries engage and track congregational volunteers.
  • Wednesday, February 21, 2018
    Webinar - Virtual
    Please join Kichelle Coleman, Executive Director of Children's Services at LSS-NCA, for a webinar on Wednesday, February 21, at 2:00 pm ET on the organization's journey to increase permanency and reduce disruptions for youth in foster care. c
  • Tuesday, February 6, 2018
    Webinar
    Please join us on Tuesday, February 6, from 4:00 – 5:00 pm ET, for a webinar about how providers across the country are building evidence around effective programs.
  • Wednesday, January 31, 2018
    Safety Harbor, FL
    Three times a year, the Lutheran Services in America Disability Network (LSA-DN) gathers its members for planning, updates and inspiration on the work of serving persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
  • Sunday, January 28, 2018
    Safety Harbor, FL
    The Lutheran Services in America CEO Academy is a unique executive retreat designed to connect and engage the country’s top nonprofit leaders. This highly interactive, three day event brings together over 50 chief executives from Lutheran social ministry organizations to challenge assumptions, inspire solutions and deepen connections.
  • Tuesday, January 16, 2018
    Webinar
    Join the Congregational Connections group for its quarterly webinar on Tuesday, January 16, at 11 am ET/8 am PT, to learn more about Compass Housing Alliance's successful Congregational Membership program.
  • Tuesday, January 9, 2018
    Phoenix, AZ
    LSA's Annie E. Casey Foundation Results-Based Leadership cohort will be reconvening in Phoenix, Arizona, from January 9-11, 2018, to share results and discuss next steps.
  • Wednesday, December 6, 2017
    Webinar
    Join us on Wednesday, December 6, from 3:30-4:30 pm ET for a webinar on tailoring preventive and therapeutic interventions to improve outcomes for youth in therapeutic care.
  • Sunday, October 29, 2017
    Canal Room, Hilton New Orleans Riverside
    Join us for a special Lutheran Services in America members reception during the 2017 LeadingAge Annual Meeting and Expo. RSVP today for the opportunity to network with your colleagues and fellow members of the Lutheran Services in America network from across the country.
  • Tuesday, September 26, 2017
    Webinar
    On Tuesday, September 26, at 2 pm ET (1 pm CT), join Amy Knop-Narbutis and Frank Lopez from Upbring to hear about their journey to increase permanency for youth in foster care, particularly focusing on reducing the disparities for youth of color.
  • Thursday, September 21, 2017
    Webinar
    Join UST for a short webinar to learn about avoiding costly HR mistakes, reducing unemployment costs, and protecting your organization from claims and liability. The webinar will be held on Thursday, September 21, 2017 from 1:00pm to 1:30pm ET.
  • Wednesday, August 2, 2017
    Des Moines, Iowa
    Join your LSA-DN colleagues in Des Moines for the 2017 Summer Meeting, hosted by Lutheran Services in Iowa and Mosaic! This year's summer meeting will be held from August 2 to August 4, 2017. Marian Baldini of KenCrest will be briefing the network on some of their recent technology innovations.
  • Thursday, July 20, 2017
    Webinar
    This webinar on July 20 from 2-3 pm ET shared ways to engage in mobility and transportation innovations through mobility management.
  • Wednesday, June 7, 2017
    Washington, DC
    LSA and the Nonprofit Finance Fund (NFF) are excited to host the first convening of the Healthy Outcomes cohort in Washington, DC, on June 7-8, focusing on building capacity to partner with healthcare organizations.
  • Wednesday, May 3, 2017
    Washington, DC
    LSA's largest event, the Annual Conference is a yearly gathering that convenes nonprofit leaders, staff, Board members and faith leaders to build on and celebrate LSA's national, strong and trusted network, bringing together hundreds of nonprofit Lutheran social ministry leaders united in the mission of transforming lives and communities.
  • Tuesday, May 2, 2017
    Washington, D.C.
    A gathering of senior leaders in the LSA network who will be trained in the highly regarded results-based leadership approach.
  • Tuesday, May 2, 2017
    Baltimore, MD
    Join fellow retired Lutheran social ministry executives at the LEAN Annual Conference in Baltimore, MD, from May 2-3, 2017.
  • Thursday, March 30, 2017
    Webinar
    Mary Glidewell, Director of IT at Lutheran Services Carolinas, will discuss the basics regarding the different threats human and social service organizations face regarding IT security.
  • Wednesday, March 22, 2017
    Webinar
    Join Kate Vonderhaar of Advisory Board on Wednesday, March 22, 2017, from 3:00-4:00 PM EDT, for an informative webinar on recruiting entry-level staff from diverse sources, and retaining them by providing growth and engagement opportunities.
  • Thursday, March 16, 2017
    Washington, D.C.
    A gathering of senior leaders in the LSA network who will be trained in the highly regarded results-based leadership approach.
  • Thursday, March 9, 2017
    Webinar
    LSA Partners With Nonprofit Finance Fund on Healthy Outcomes Initiative: Informational Webinar
  • Tuesday, March 7, 2017
    Webinar
    The webinar, which will be held on Tuesday, March 7 at 2 pm ET/11 am PT and led by Christine Corcoran of LCFS-Missouri, will discuss the organization's successful collaborative that focuses on providing strategic supports for foster youth across agencies.
  • Thursday, February 9, 2017
    Washington, D.C.
    A gathering of senior leaders in the LSA network who will be trained in the highly regarded results-based leadership approach.
  • Thursday, February 2, 2017
    Safety Harbor, FL
    Three times a year, the LSA Disability Network (LSA-DN) gathers its members for planning, updates and inspiration on the work of serving persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
  • Sunday, January 29, 2017
    Safety Harbor, FL
    The CEO Academy is LSA's signature event for chief executives of Lutheran social ministry organizations. By popular demand we will return to Safety Harbor, Florida, a warm and inspiring setting on Tampa Bay.
  • Thursday, December 15, 2016
    Webinar
    Understand how the proposed Medicaid structural changes will impact LSA members.
  • Monday, December 12, 2016
    Webinar
    Join Monica Westhead of the Advisory Board on Monday, December 12, at 2:00 pm ET for an informative webinar focused on the importance of the network in post-acute care.
  • Friday, December 9, 2016
    Webinar
    Understand the many impacts of an ACA repeal and why any legislation to repeal the law must be accompanied by a replacement plan.
  • Thursday, November 17, 2016
    Washington, D.C.
    A gathering of senior leaders in the LSA network who will be trained in the highly regarded results-based leadership approach.
  • Wednesday, November 16, 2016
    Webinar
    This informative and thought-provoking webinar hosted by Ziegler and LSA will delve into national and Lutheran-specific trends and will highlight providers who are examples of best practices across various areas of growth and innovation.
  • Monday, November 14, 2016
    Webinar
    This informative webinar hosted by LSA and Bridge of Hope will explore innovative strategies to provide services to keep families together and end family homelessness.
  • Sunday, October 30, 2016
    Indianapolis, IN
    Join fellow Lutheran Services in America members from across the nation for a special LSA Member Reception taking place during the 2016 LeadingAge Annual Meeting and Expo in Indianapolis, IN. RSVP today and don’t miss this special opportunity to connect and share with fellow LSA members.
  • Tuesday, October 25, 2016
    Webinar
    This webinar will discuss two of LFSN’s successful programs using two different models (Wonderful Wendy and Permanent Connections) for adoptable youth to bolster permanency solutions and connections to caring adults.
  • Tuesday, October 25, 2016
    Webinar
    This webinar will teach strategies to connect with community organizations and national initiatives, explore partnerships established with non-traditional - non-transit organizations, and discuss resources for developing and sustaining relationships.
  • Thursday, September 29, 2016
    Webinar
    This webinar will explore Upbring’s robust support strategies for youth in and aging out of foster care, including financial scholarships and a long-term mentorship support program.
  • Thursday, September 15, 2016
    Washington, D.C.
    A gathering of senior leaders in the LSA network who will be trained in the highly regarded results-based leadership approach.
  • Wednesday, September 14, 2016
    Webinar
    Join us for a discussion surrounding the opportunities to partner with healthcare partners and payers with a volunteer program.
  • Thursday, August 4, 2016
    Louisville, Kentucky
    The Lutheran Services in America Disability Network (LSA-DN) will hold their Summer Meeting in Louisville, Kentucky from August 4-5. Join LSA-DN as we discuss support for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
  • Thursday, July 21, 2016
    Webinar
    Hear promising practices, challenges to anticipate, and lessons learned along the way from two LSA members who have launched successful partnerships with hospital systems.
  • Tuesday, July 12, 2016
    Webinar
    Please join us for a free webinar on July 12 to learn more about ways to control your unemployment & HR Liability. The webinar is hosted by Lutheran Services in America Preferred Business Partner United Services Trust, a nonprofit organization which helps nonprofits realize significant savings on unemployment costs.
  • Monday, April 25, 2016
    Minneapolis, MN
    LSA's largest event, the Annual Conference is a yearly gathering that convenes nonprofit leaders, staff, Board members and faith leaders to build on and celebrate LSA's national, strong and trusted network, bringing together hundreds of nonprofit Lutheran social ministry leaders united in the mission of transforming lives and communities. 
  • Sunday, February 21, 2016
    Carefree, AZ
    This event, now in its second year with a revamped agenda, provides the opportunity for C-suite leaders, executives, VPs, directors and senior-level staff at social ministry organizations to join a cohort of your peers from the health and human services sector and focus on leadership within a Lutheran context.
  • Thursday, February 4, 2016
    Carefree, AZ
    Three times a year, the LSA Disability Network (LSA-DN) gathers its members for planning, updates and inspiration on the work of serving persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The 2016 winter meeting will be held in Carefree, Arizona, a serene and picturesque setting nestled in the desert foothills north of Phoenix.
  • Sunday, January 31, 2016
    Carefree, AZ
    The CEO Academy, LSA's signature event for chief executives, brings together the heads of leading Lutheran social ministry organizations from around the country. The 2016 CEO Academy features Antonio Oftelie, Ph.D., Executive Director of Leadership for a Networked World, Harvard University and Ken Daly, CEO of the National Association of Corporate Directors to explore "Leading Through Innovation."
  • Sunday, November 1, 2015
    Boston, MA
    Join fellow Lutheran Services in America members from across the nation at the LSA Member Reception hosted at the Westin Boston Waterfront. RSVP today and don’t miss this special opportunity to connect and share with fellow LSA members.
  • Thursday, August 6, 2015
    Chicago, IL
    Three times a year, the LSA Disability Network (LSA-DN) gathers its members for planning, updates and inspiration on the work of serving persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities.