Meet our Members

  • January 6, 2016

    Ariel Guerrero Joins LSA Member Engagement Team

    Lutheran Services in America is pleased to welcome Ariel Guerrero, MPA as a Director, Member Engagement, at our office in Washington, D.C. In this new role, Ariel's focus is in the area of senior services and post-acute care for our national network of health and human services organizations.

  • December 21, 2015

    Charitable Community Commends Congress on Historic Deal on Tax Incentives for Charitable Giving

    LSA and a number of charitable organizations from around the country joined together on December 18 with Independent Sector to thank Congress for the bipartisan passage of the PATH Act of 2015 (Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes).

  • December 14, 2015

    New -- Speaker Just Added to Lutheran Leadership Summit!

    Kari Olson from Front Porch to Host Case Study on Innovation

    Two years ago, Front Porch, a California-based nonprofit, launched an initiative called Humanly Possible, a transformative commitment to cause-based innovation. Humanly Possible isn't just a tagline or a short-term plan, this new way of thinking has become a catalyst for disruptive innovation, strategic development and new partnership throughout the Front Porch organization.

  • December 2, 2015

    Donor Profile: Connecting with Fred Kraegel

    Growing a Generous Network

    For Fred Kraegel, service to others is second nature. Born in Tokyo, Japan, his family relocated to the United States and settled into the Maryland suburbs of Washington, DC when he was a toddler. Fred was the oldest of five children born within seven years of one another. He credits his mother for instilling values of compassion and consideration for those less fortunate. With her roots as a pastor’s child raised in a church parsonage, Fred’s mother encouraged her children to give back...

  • November 30, 2015

    Annual Conference Keynote Speakers Announced – Habitat for Humanity, YMCA & Johns Hopkins University

    Plans are well underway for the 2016 LSA Annual Conference, April 25 – 28 in Minnesota. The largest event of the year, the Annual Conference continues to build and celebrate LSA's national, strong and trusted network, bringing together hundreds of Lutheran social ministry leaders. At the conference, we'll focus on mission, impact and innovation – and how our network of social ministry organizations comes together to transform lives and communities.