Lutheran Military Veterans & Family Ministries, Inc.
Helping veterans let go of their past, engage in the present, and have hope for the future.
Lutheran Military Veterans & Family Ministries, Inc.
Helping veterans let go of their past, engage in the present, and have hope for the future.

Funding

Support LMVFM

LMVFM is a 501(c)(3) faith based military ministry. Therefore, in keeping with our religious beliefs, and our need to remain free of government intrusion which is inevitable if an agency receives government support.

  1. LMVFM does not, and will not solicit, or accept any government funding, aid, assistance or resources. LMVFM is also blessed by those men and women who provide the necessary financial resources and support that have helped to fund the work we do with those we serve.
  2. All funds, resources and support received by LMVFM comes from:
    • ministry partners
    • memberships
    • private donations
    • churches and non-government groups
    • member donated “Thrivent Choice Dollars”
    • member directed “Amazon Smiles” and “Kroger Rewards”
    • non-government grants when they can be obtained
    • training programs which are written by, and provided by LMVFM staff
    • fundraising events such as LMVFM’s annual “Battle Rattle 5k Run/Walk, and Annual Christmas Appeal.

We pray that you will feel moved to become one of our members by supporting our ministry through prayer and financial support for those we serve.

PayPal

Click the PayPal link to donate to Lutheran Military Veterans and Families Ministries, Inc. via PayPal. This will take you to the PayPal site where you can contribute using either your PayPal account or a credit card. Please note: You do not have to have a PayPal account to send us a donation via PayPal. PayPal can accept any credit card transaction from a non-member credit card and send it through their secure online payment facility to our account.


Amazon Smile

AmazonSmile is a simple way for you to support our organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. Our AmazonSmile account is available at https://smile.amazon.com/ch/26-1153121 on your web browser and can be activated in the Amazon Shopping app for iOS and Android phones. When you shop at AmazonSmile, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added benefit that AmazonSmile will donate 0.5% of your eligible purchases to the charitable organization of your choice. You can choose Lutheran Military Veterans and Families Ministries organization by searching or by simply clicking here.


Thrivent Choice Dollars

Thrivent members can help support the programs and services offered to veterans and their families by Lutheran Military Veterans and Families Ministries. Through Thrivent Choice Dollars, eligible benefit members of Thrivent Financial for Lutherans can designate where their Choice Dollars are directed, and also recommend where Thrivent Financial distributes part of its charitable funds each year.

Thrivent Member’s Choice Dollars make a difference in the lives of veterans and their families. Make a difference today in the lives of military veterans and their families by donating at https://www.thrivent.com/thriventchoice/


Kroger Community Rewards

This program makes donating to Lutheran Military Veterans and Families Ministries, Inc. easy based on the shopping you do every day. Once you link your Kroger Shopper's Card to our organization, all you have to do is shop at Kroger and swipe your Shopper’s Card. Click Here To Learn More

A digital account is needed to participate in Kroger Community Rewards. If you already have a digital account, simply link your Shopper’s Card to your account so that all transactions apply toward the organization you choose.


Become a Partner

We gratefully acknowledge the ongoing financial support of our partner congregations and organizations. With their generous support, and the support of many other individuals and institutions, we are able to provide services free of charge to all military veterans and their family members.

Please prayerfully consider supporting this ministry. To become a partner, simply print the Membership Application PDF form and mail it to:
Lutheran Military Veterans and Families Ministries, Inc.
3480 Stellhorn Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46815.