Create your legacy and ensure the continuation of God’s work in the world for years to come. The ELCA Foundation is here to help you make a gift that benefits the ELCA and its ministries, including your congregation, camp university, or churchwide ministry, such as ELCA World Hunger or Lutheran Disaster Response. There are many ways to give a chartiable gift, and you can choose one that's right for you and your family. Use our gift comparison chart to review some of the more popular options.
Ready to create your gift plan? Contact your regional gift planner, and we’ll help you navigate your options to maximize your financial and estate-planning goals. There’s no cost or obligation. It is our ministry to be of service.
“The process of making a planned gift began with the simple fact that we take seriously the [call] to ‘love your neighbor as yourself.’ Working with our gift planner has been wonderfully helpful to us. She was marvelous at explaining all of the options.”
“My gift planner sat with me and discussed what was important in my life. The ELCA Foundation has a lot of gift-planning options and ministries that match my values and interests.”
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