Ways to Give

There are so many ways ELCA Global Mission is working alongside our siblings in Christ to build up God’s global church. You can join us in these vital ministries in a number of ways, including prayer, creating a covenant and raising money to support the work that is happening around the world.

Make an online donation
Online giving is simple and secure.

Give a monthly gift
Become a Monthly Partner and give automatic, monthly gifts in support of Lutheran Disaster Response. Visit the Monthly Partners page, click "I would like to choose an area for this gift to support" and select "Global Mission."

Mail your donation
Make checks payable to Global Mission.

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
ELCA Gift Processing Center
P.O. Box 1809
Merrifield, VA 22116-8009 

Give by phone 
Call 800-638-3522 to make a donation with a credit card. Operators are ready to assist you Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Central Time. 

Give through your congregation 
Make checks payable to your congregation indicating Global Mission and place your gift in the offering plate. Order offering envelopes, fundraising materials and other resources for your congregation and have them mailed to you for free!

Leave a legacy
The ELCA Foundation has a nationwide network of professional gift planning staff that can help you explore a variety of possibilities for making a significant gift to Lutheran Disaster Response and fulfill your legacy goals at the same time. Find the regional gift planner nearest you or call the ELCA Foundation at 800-638-3522 for more information.

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