Give to MLC
The Martin Luther College family thanks you for your generosity and rejoices in the Lord for your support. Your gifts further the mission of MLC and WELS as we train a core of Christian witnesses to proclaim the Word of God faithfully.
Giving to the MLC Operating Fund allows the flexibility to use donations where they are most needed. If you would like to specify where your donation will be used, you will find six options in the drop-down menu on our donation page that follows.
MLC Operating Endowment Fund: Your donations will provide perpetual benefits to MLC as this fund grows and its proceeds supplement the MLC operating budget.
MLC Scholarship Fund: Your donations will provide institutional grants for students preparing for ministry in WELS.
MLC Scholarship Endowment Fund: Your donations will provide perpetual benefits to MLC as this fund grows and its proceeds supplement scholarships to MLC students.
MLC Early Childhood Center: Your donations will provide funds to build the new MLC Early Childhood Learning Center. Through June 2013, a group of donors will match gifts for Let the Children Come DOLLAR FOR DOLLAR up to $1.25M.
MLC Childhood Ministry: Your donations will be used where MLC needs them most for Early Childhood Ministry.
Many companies offer matching gifts if employees give to a non-profit or educational institution. Please check with your employer to see if such a program exists. If you have any questions at all, please call the MLC Mission Advancement Office at (507) 354-8221 ext. 295.
Leave a Legacy
Mr. Jon Scharlemann, our Vice-President for Mission Advancement, will be happy to help you review your current estate planning documents or counsel you through preparation of new documents that will help you "create a legacy" for your family and the ministries you love.
His services are at no cost to you, and any information shared during your work is confidential. Please contact our Mission Advancement Office at (507) 354-8221 to set up a visit. Resource Development Counselors Kate Tohal and Jim Hahn are also available to answer your questions.
We will tell the next generation the praiseworthy deeds of the Lord, his power and the wonders he has done. - Psalm 78:4
WELS Foundation is partnering with MLC to provide up-to-date information about planned giving opportunities available to you. The links below will take you to the WELS Foundation website, where you can find tools and useful information on planed giving options such as charitable gift annuities, charitable remainder trusts, and donor advised funds.
WELS Foundation serves donors and the ministries they support by providing gift administration for charitable remainder trusts, charitable gift annuities, donor advised funds, and endowment funds.
WELS Foundation also processes gifts including IRA charitable rollovers, real estate, life insurance, and marketable securities.
Martin Luther College maintins a Wish List of projects around campus that are seeking designated gifts. You can view current projects seeking funds along with projects that have been fully funded in the past.