Nov 10, 2022

WALC Session 1: A Letter from Rob Cahill, CCFC Co-founder

Rob Cahill shares an update on WALC Session 1, 2022, the first in-person WALC since 2019.

Nov 8, 2022

Dinesh's New Lease on Life

Dinesh is an example of how Timothy Center for Women & Children's Empowerment - with support from LPGM donors - is helping children find hope and chart a future.

Nov 3, 2022

"Home in the Heart of God"

Pastor Paul Pettersen and his spouse Lisa led a group of teens from Mount Calvary Lutheran Church (Excelsior, Minn.) to India the summer of 2001. Here, he shares excerpts from his journal.

Nov 3, 2022

21 Years Later, India Travelers Unite

Travelers from LPGM's first youth trip to India gathered for a 21st anniversary weekend.

Nov 2, 2022

Travelers Reflect on their Time in Guatemala

In the summer of 2022, LPGM hosted two trips to visit our partner, Community Cloud Forest Conservation in Guatemala. Here, a few travelers share their reflections and some favorite pictures.

Oct 27, 2022

Travelers See Power of Safe House in Tanzania Firsthand

My congregation is a sponsor of the Safe House program—Eripoto (“Security” in Maa)—in Tanzania, but I don’t think any of us really understood the need. That’s why I joined a group of six women who traveled to Tanzania with LPGM in September to see the programs firsthand.

Oct 27, 2022

You Open Doors Through English+

With 22 official languages, and 30 languages with more than 1 million speakers across India, English has become the unifying language of government and commerce across the diverse nation. Thanks to your support of English+, students in 50 primary schools of the Arcot Lutheran Church are given more access to English education.

Sep 15, 2022

Help Students on the Margins Access Quality Education through the ALC School Project

There are urgent needs for three key programs of the Arcot Lutheran Church (ALC) School Project. You can help these different populations of students on the margins access quality education

Sep 15, 2022

Invest in Scholarship for Girls like Flori and Ana

When I was at CCFC, I met Flori and Ana. They’re both wonderful examples of the power of the WALC program.

Aug 15, 2022

Why a Will is Important

Aug 12, 2022

LPGM Travel Resumes to Guatemala

After pausing transformational travel due to the pandemic, LPGM sponsored two trips back-to-back this June and July to Guatemala. “We saw how interconnected we are with nature and how important being good land stewards is to taking care of the planet.”

Aug 11, 2022

New Faces on the LPGM India Staff

LPGM is grateful to welcome three new staff members to our team in India. These field coordinators help build and transform the relationships between students and sponsors, teachers, staff, and partners.

Aug 11, 2022

Oak Knoll Sponsors Ten Students

“This is so much more than just writing a check,” shares church council president Mike Shetka.

Jul 6, 2022

Trends in Giving: Donor Advised Funds

Donor Advised Funds (DAFs) are a simple, flexible and tax-advantageous way to support causes you care about. They function like an investment account with the sole purpose of supporting charities.

Jul 6, 2022

A New School Year Begins

Students are returning to their boarding homes for a new school year!

Jun 6, 2022

Double Your Gift by July 1

Education is the key to lifting people on the margins – especially women and girls – out of poverty. Now through July 1, your gift will be MATCHED by an anonymous couple, up to $20,000

Mar 18, 2022

How Your Sponsorship is Like a Mustard Seed

Little things are big things.

Mar 18, 2022

New Beginnings, New Challenges

After two years since abrupt closures due to COVID-19, followed by many starts and stops, our students are back to the safety and security of their schools and boarding homes

Mar 18, 2022

Christmas Wishes Fulfilled, Thanks to You

After such a difficult 20 months of dealing with the effects of the pandemic, students were extra grateful to receive new Christmas gifts from their Wish List like sleeping mats and blankets, water bottles and plates, new dresses and sports equipment

Mar 18, 2022

Students Find Success After Graduation

Here are a few examples of what boarding home alumni are doing

Mar 7, 2022

LPGM Joins Forces to “Break the Bias”

Tuesday, March 8, 2022, is International Women’s Day. It is a day to lift up women and girls around the globe and to celebrate their contributions to society while calling out gender bias, discrimination and stereotyping. Lutheran Partners in Global Ministries has a special heart for women and girls, who for too long have not had equal access to the education and opportunities that boys and men have.

Feb 14, 2022

Seeking Board of Directors Nominations

The LPGM Nominating Committee is now seeking nominations for individuals to serve on the LPGM board of directors. Serving on the board is a unique and rewarding opportunity to serve alongside other leaders, and to make a lasting impact by providing access to quality education for people at the margins.

Jan 12, 2022

Students Celebrating Pongal, the “Tamil Thanksgiving”

Dec 6, 2021

Give Them the Education They Deserve – GIFTS MATCHED