• LSSI's Day of Giving - A Day in the Life, October 26, 2017
  • Click here to buy tickets for our 36th Annual Amicus Certus Celebration
  • Transforming Lives for 150 Years - Click here to donate
  • Employment Skills School is part of LSSI's multi-faceted program for returning citizens that supports people released from prison as they transition back into the community
Photo of Walter Wangerin, Jr.

Harvest of Blessings

Join us for the Women's Network 36th annual Amicus Certus (True Friend) Celebration as we honor Walter Wangerin, Jr., author of more than 30 novels, professor at Valparaiso University, a radio announcer, a book reviewer, and Lutheran pastor.

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Hurricane Update

Lutheran Disaster Response – Illinois, a program of LSSI, has been supporting the recovery efforts of Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma. We partner with many other organizations that do disaster work to help communities in the recovery process. Recovery takes a long time and there are several ways to get involved.

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Nachusa Lutheran Home

Nachusa touches the lives of children and families each day, offering opportunities for change, the chance to develop new skills and most importantly, hope through a variety of innovative services.

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Foster Care

All children deserve a loving family, and a safe place to call home. Through its foster care program, LSSI strives to ensure that there are licensed and dependable caregivers for children in foster care.

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