Accessibility Award for Congregations
Apply for the Annual Accessibility Award
The ELCA's accessibility award, made possible by the generous support of the ELCA Mission Investment Fund
, the Poverty and Justice Ministry Team, the Worship Team, and the Leadership Team all of the Congregational and Synodical Mission Unit, is awarded every year by the ELCA's office for disability ministry, part of the Congregational and Synodical Mission Unit of the ELCA. Meet the 2008 ELCA Accessibility Award recipients
How are entries judged? If you are considering applying for the Accessibility Award, you might find this list of criteria helpful. A winner will be selected on three criteria:
- The physical accessibility of the church building.
- Outreach into the community to people who have disabilities.
- Inclusion of people with disabilities in the worship and daily life of the congregation.
How to Apply
To be considered for next year's award, please revisit this site for the 2012 application. Download the 2012 Accessibility Award Form
For more information about the ELCA's accessibility award, or for criteria, please contact:
|The Rev. D Jensen Seyenkulo
Program Director for Disability Ministries and Support of Rostered Leaders
Congregational and Synodical Mission