• At any one time, LSSI is caring for some 2,000 children. Each one of them deserves the chance to grow up in a safe and loving home. You can help make that happen.
  • Each life transformed has a ripple effect, as that person creates stronger relationships with countless others.
  • Partnerships with congregations help LSSI advance our shared mission. We invite you to explore these opportunities to connect with LSSI and the people we serve.
  • Learn more about LSSI by signing up for our bi-weekly e-update, Good Works and our monthly e-newsletter for congregations, Bulletin Notes
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Good Shepherd Sunday

Thank you! We are so grateful to all the congregations that upheld our ministry partnership on Good Shepherd/LSSI Sunday. If the May 7th date didn't fit into your congregation's calendar, there is still time for you to celebrate with us any time during the season of Easter.

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Mission Partners

LSSI is grateful to the Helen Brach Foundation, Telegin Community Initiatives and The Lutheran Services for Children Endowment at the ELCA Foundation for their generous grants that support a variety of programs across Illinois. Learn more links to the Mission Partners page.

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Upcoming Events

Let's Celebrate!

October is a big month for LSSI. Mark your calendar for the 36th Annual Amicus Certus Celebration and our day of giving, a 24-hour event celebrating LSSI's 150th anniversary of transforming lives in Illinois.

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LSSI connects with over 75 Lutheran churches on Facebook. "Like" our page to stay up to date on news and help us spread the word by and sharing our posts.

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