Learn + Serve + Give

Learn + Serve + Give

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Expand the reach of your service ministry in partnership with Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota (LSS). Learn + Serve + Give events provide your congregation with the opportunity to learn about a societal issue impacting our neighbors, serve through a hands-on project, and give a financial gift to sustain your commitment to our neighbors.


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LSS supports our neighbors in living full and abundant lives. Select a programmatic focus that aligns with your group’s interests. LSS will provide a corresponding presentation and empathy building exercise to enhance learning.

Camp Noah

A nationally acclaimed program where children in communities impacted by disaster can experience the power of hope and healing through a proven resiliency curriculum.

LSS Youth and Family Services

Help keep youth and children safe and supported by providing early intervention and prevention services, supportive shelters and housing options for youth experiencing homelessness, and services to restore and strengthen families.

LSS Meals

Offers delicious and nutritious meals to older adults to support them in living healthier, more active and independent lives while also meeting the needs of neighbors facing food insecurity, isolation and loneliness. 

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Contribute to your community and support your neighbors by selecting a hands-on activity for your group to complete. LSS will provide your group with supply lists, project instructions and information for delivering completed projects.

Kids’ Kits for Camp Noah

Assemble kits containing the art supplies used by campers throughout their week of Camp Noah programming.

Tie Blankets for Camp Noah

Assemble fleece tie blankets for children living in disaster impacted communities served by Camp Noah.

Hygiene Kits for LSS Youth Services

Assemble kits containing culturally appropriate hygiene products for highly mobile and low-income youth served by LSS. Blizzard Boxes for LSS Meals: assemble shelf-stable meal kits for older adults to ensure they have access to nutritious food during times of illness or weather emergencies, when meal delivery or community dining sites are unavailable.


Child playing under parachuteGive

A financial contribution from your congregation supports LSS’ mission to express the love of Christ for all people through service that inspires hope, changes lives and builds community.


Get Started

Our events accommodate groups of all sizes and can be held virtually or in-person at an LSS location or a site of your choosing. For more information or to schedule a Learn + Serve + Give event for your group, contact us.


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