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When you include your congregation, synod or other ELCA organization or ministry in your estate plan, your generosity ensures the continuation of God's work in the world—for years to come. Thank you for helping us impact those we serve well into the future.
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Donor-Directed Distribution Agreements
Decide how your generosity will benefit the ELCA, your congregation and the ministries you choose.Learn More
Charitable Gift Annuities
Support the ELCA and feel confident that you have dependable income in your retirement years.Learn More
Charitable Remainder Trusts
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Named Endowment Funds
Support the ELCA and the ministries you specify for years and years to come.Learn More
Ministry Growth Fund
This fund provides a stable, socially responsible investment option for ELCA-related ministries and is the investment vehicle for endowments and donor advised funds.Learn More
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