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Chicago’s Uptown community is an eclectic neighborhood that includes people from many different walks of life, including musicians and artists. Uptown residents now have an opportunity to join their creative ranks. Are you interested in playing the piano? Chicago Uptown Ministry wants to provide Uptown residents with the opportunity to learn the piano and […]
One hundred twenty-five advocates from Lutheran social-ministry organizations in Illinois gathered in Springfield on April 20 to advocate for justice for Illinoisans who look to state-funded services for safety, healing and opportunity. Chaplain Leslie Hunter and the students of Holy Family Ministries provided inspiration to take action with and for our neighbors. Expert panelists […]
On April 20th in Springfield, one hundred twenty-five Lutheran Day advocates visited with senators and representatives; our voices joined with thousands of others and the message is being heard. Help keep our Lutheran Day advocacy message moving forward and write or call your Illinois state representative and state senator today, with this message: […]
What to do on a snowy Valentine’s Day afternoon? Hundreds of Lutherbrook Child and Adolescent Center supporters, from toddlers to seniors, came to Stardust Bowl in Addison for the 29th annual Lutherbrook Bowl-A-Rama. An inspirational video featuring former Lutherbrook resident Alex Lyons set the tone, opening an exciting day of bowling, raffle […]
Like many other organizations, Lutheran Child and Family Services of Illinois (LCFS), its staff, supporters and clients are deeply affected by Illinois’ current budget-related turmoil. The solution is more revenue. Without additional funds to address the damage done by the current budget impasse, untold damage could result to Illinois and its citizens. One […]