Spring 2017 LSS Newsletter

The Spring Newsletter for Lutheran Social Services of Northwestern Ohio is now available.  The newsletter features articles about Beckie Serrick retiring, beautiful quilts on sale on eBay, gift planning, Global Youth Service Day and the addition of Nancy Yunker as a LSS therapist.

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Volunteer Thank You Lunch

If you are an LSS volunteer, whether at a Toledo location or in Fremont, Archbold, Findlay or Lima, mark your calendars now for the upcoming Volunteer Recognition Luncheon on Wednesday, June 7, 11:30 am, at Grace Lutheran Church on Monroe St. in Toledo.

We’ll honor the 2016 Volunteer of the Year and recognize others who have made a significant contribution to the ministries of LSS.

You can count on great food, great entertainment and a chance to meet Terri Rodriguez, the new CEO of Lutheran Ministries of Mercy. 

Four Lutheran Agencies 20th Annual Golf Outing

The Four Lutheran Agencies 20th Annual Golf Outing will be held on Friday, June 23, 2017 at Stone Ridge Golf Club, 1553 Muirfield Drive, Bowling Green, Ohio.  There is a shotgun start at 9:00 a.m. 

The cost is $85.00 per golfer with a scramble format.  Registration fees include coffee and donuts during morning registration, green fees, ½ golf cart, use of driving range, and a lunch buffet prepared by the chef at Stone Ridge. 

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Scott Hub Awesome & Active in the Community

On Saturday, April 22, more than 2,800 youth were at over 75 sites volunteering across Northwest Ohio from 9 a.m.-12:00 p.m. as part of Global Youth Service Day.

About 10 youth and volunteers from the Scott learning community gathered and put in a day’s worth of hard work tending to the urban farm on Mentor Street, about eight blocks from the school.

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Lutheran Social Services of Northwestern Ohio

Lutheran Social Services of Northwestern Ohio (LSSNWO) is a Christian agency founded in 1911 by the Fremont Conference of the American Lutheran Church. LSSNWO is affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) and recognized by the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod (LCMS). More than 200 Lutheran congregations in Northwestern Ohio are corporate members of LSSNWO. Lutheran Social Services also is a member of one of the nation’s largest service organization – Lutheran Services of America.