2019 Celebration for Changing Lives

Saturday, September 21, 2019

2019 Celebration for Changing LivesWe are all connected.

And with every act of kindness, service, neighbors helping neighbors, we start a ripple effect a ripple that can be seen and felt across our state.

Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota (LSS) invites you to celebrate the far-reaching impact of our services. Please join us for the 2019 Celebration for Changing Lives.



Saturday, September 21



5:30 p.m. Reception 
6:30 p.m. Dinner & Program


Mariott City Center

Marriott City Center
Grand Portage Ballroom, 4th Floor
30 South 7th Street, Minneapolis, Minnesota


Online registration has now closed – but a few seats are still available. Please RSVP by contacting the LSS Development Team at 651.529.8899 or

Beverage Tickets – New in 2019 

Don’t spend gala night in line. Pre-purchase tickets now for alcoholic beverages, including wine, beer, and our 2019 signature gala cocktail, as well as bottles of wine.

Pre-purchase today

Generosity Changes Lives

Your support for LSS connects one in 65 Minnesotans to community, health, safety and housing. Make your gala gift today.


Table Sponsorships

Give your guests the gift of an unforgettable evening by becoming a Table Sponsor. Your hospitality supports the services of LSS.

Dinner and drinks

Dinner & Drinks

Preview our Minnesota-inspired, three-course dinner menu. Then, skip the lines on gala night by pre-purchasing your beverage tickets.

Table Captains are needed.Table captains

You can help make the 2019 Celebration for Changing Lives a success by inviting your family, friends, colleagues, congregation and others to join you in supporting LSS.

Contact Emily Stamp to learn more about becoming a Table Captain:

The Celebration for Changing Lives is an annual gala to support Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota (LSS). A portion from each ticket and table sponsorship purchase may be considered a tax-deductible charitable contribution as allowed by law. For more information, please contact