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Gift Planning and Endowments

The Indiana District has partnered with the LCMS Foundation, a ministry of the Synod, to help members plan gifts to ministry and family, and to help ministries to grow and steward those gifts through endowments and investment services.

For Members

  • Wondering how to bless family and ministry with gifts through your estate?
  • Need assistance finding an attorney to complete your estate planning?
  • Concerned about taxes, confused about the process or not sure where to begin?

For Ministry Leaders

  • Looking to start a planned giving program or stewardship emphasis?
  • Interested in a presentation on gift planning, wills/trusts, or ministry endowments?
  • Need advice on starting an endowment or better administering or promoting an existing endowment?
  • Just received a large gift or bequest and aren’t sure how to proceed?
Learn more about gift planning, endowments, and investment services.

Contact Andy Behrmann at andy.behrmann@lfnd.org or 317-374-2866 and he would be happy to help guide you through the process as a Christian friend and counselor.