2014-2016  MISSION GRANTS

LWML SOUTH DAKOTA DISTRICT 


This page updated 11/19/2015

  1. Life: A Better Choice - $5000. PAID
    Assist Lutherans For Life of South Dakota to purchase air time to broadcase pro-life TV ads across South Dakota.

  2. Trinity HOPE, Inc. Project to Feed Hungry Children in Lutheran School in Haiti - $5000. PAID
    Provide noon meals to 93 children attending one of eighty-eight Lutheran Schools in Haiti.

  3. Lutheran Braille Workers - $4000. PAID
    Assist with the production costs for audio cassettes of Portals of Prayer, The Lutheran Witness, and Lutheran Woman's Quarterly for the visually impaired.

  4. Divine Shepherd Preschool, Black Hawk SD - $4870. PAID
    Assist in expansion of Divine Shepherd's growing preschool by expanding the playground area, expanding classroom area adding storage area, and providing parenting classes.

  5. Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne Food and Clothing Co-op - $5000. PAID
    Purchase of perishable food items to help provide seminarians' families with their food needs at no cost to the students.

  6. Black Hills Lutheran Schools Association, Inc. - $5000. PAID
    Provide computers and computer equipment to provide technical integration and Internet safely to the classrooms.

  7. Standing Firm in the Face of Islam: Lutheran Books for Turkey - $5000. PAID
    The Istanbul Lutheran Church has asked Lutheran Heritage Foundation to translate and publish The Lutheran Study Bible commentary notes, testimonies by Turkish Lutherans, and portions of The Book of Concord.

  8. Classrooms for the Children of Liberia - $5000. PAID
    Adds two classrooms to the Lutheran School in Grand Gedaeh, rural Liberia.

  9. Rural and Small Town Mission Worker - Priest Retreat - $5000. PAID
    Provide a "Respite and Revitalization Retreat" for worker-priests serving small congregations in rural and small town communities; providing "best practices" training.

  10. Graduate Studies for International Lutheran Leaders - $1130. PAID
    (partially funded) Request by Concordia Seminary, St Louis, for funds to assist Lutheran pastors, leaders, and teachers from international Lutheran bodies to study on campus for graduate degrees so that they may return and be teachers and leaders in their own church bodies.

LWML South Dakota District 2014-2016 Mission Grants
Deadline: March 15, 2016
Grant Amount Recipient Disbursed Remaining
$5000 Life: A Better Choice $5000 $0
$5000 Trinity HOPE, Inc. Project to Feed Hungry Children in Lutheran School in Haiti $5000 $0
$4000 Lutheran Braille Workers $4000 $0
$4870 Divine Shepherd Preschool, Black Hawk SD $4870 $0
$5000 Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne Food and Clothing Co-op $5000 $0
$5000 Black Hills Lutheran Schools Association, Inc. $5000 $0
$5000 Standing Firm in the Face of Islam: Lutheran Books for Turkey $5000 $0
$5000 Classrooms for the Children of Liberia $5000 $0
$5000 Rural and Small Town Mission Worker - Priest Retreat $5000 $0
$1130 Graduate Studies for International Lutheran Leaders $1130 $0
$45,000 TOTAL MISSION GRANTS FOR 2014-2016 $45,000 $0
       
2014-2016 LWML SD Mission Grants Poster - fillable (PDF, 466KB)
2014-2016 LWML SD Mission Grants Poster - paid grants filled (PDF, 525KB)
   
 

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