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News & Announcements

Here you can learn what is happening now and in the near future with Women of the ELCA. From synodical events to the triennial gathering, we’ll keep you up to date on all of our news and events.

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Walking together side by side

Walking together side by side »

Tanzania. I almost didn't go. Well, not really. We were leaving early Friday and the Thursday before that I panicked a little.

Epiphanies come at 66: Thanks be to God

Epiphanies come at 66: Thanks be to God »

I turned 66 last May and had an epiphany. If I want to do important things in the years I have left, I need to get busy!

Love heals, y'all

Love heals, y'all »

Anika showed a group of us around Thistle Farms where beautifully scented soy candles and body-care items are produced. All bear a bright purple label with the words “Love Heals."

Join 57 units Raising Up Healthy Women and Girls

Join 57 units Raising Up Healthy Women and Girls »

Application materials for the 2016-2017 seed grant cycle are now available. All applications must be postmarked or emailed by December 15, 2015....

"It's cool to go to Phoenix" »

Registration for the 2017 triennial gathering has yet to begin, and the Women of the ELCA executive board approved 2020 and 2023 convention and gathering sites at its meeting in Minneapolis, Oct. 23-25.

Women of the ELCA awards nearly $50,000 in grants

Women of the ELCA awards nearly $50,000 in grants »

Women of the ELCA awarded $47,583.81 in grants to 18 domestic and nine international programs in 2015 to promote women's complete and total health: physical, emotional and spiritual....
Triennial gathering promoters selected

Triennial gathering promoters selected »

Women of the ELCA has selected 15 women to serve as triennial gathering promoter (TGPs) for its July 13-16, 2017, event in Minneapolis....
Ending world hunger by 2030

Ending world hunger by 2030 »

In a continuing effort to emphasize and end world hunger, Linda Post Bushkofsky, executive director of Women of the ELCA, endorsed a faith statement (below) on behalf of the organization. The statement pledges to end world hunger by 2030....
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