The Bold Plan to Improve Refugees Living Cond...

January 3, 2018 | Posted by Demian Farnworth

Photo: The front of 2850 Magnolia during renovations in 2017. Sunday mornings at Messiah Lutheran in the Tower Grove neighborhood of South City, St. Louis, bring a special blend of different people. No surprise since Tower Grove is a racially-diverse, mixed-income neighborhood of St. Louis. On any given day, you’ll find middle-class families hanging out at […]

 

LCEF Named Top Workplaces by St. Louis Post D...

June 23, 2017 | Posted by Demian Farnworth

We are proud to announce Lutheran Church Extension Fund (LCEF) was named one of the Top Workplaces of St. Louis for 2017. LCEF was honored in the Top Small Employers (50 to 149 employees) category. While we are grateful for the honor, all the credit goes to our employees and the thousands of investors dedicated […]

 

Historic Ceremony in One of St. Louis’ ...

May 5, 2017 | Posted by Demian Farnworth

On a rainy Friday morning, a few dozen people–including members of the community, business owners, public officials, lending partners, pastors and police–huddled under a white awning on an empty lot in the small North St. Louis neighborhood College Hill. They were gathered to celebrate the groundbreaking for the next phase of Nazareth Homes. Nazareth Homes is an affordable […]