The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


Gifts of love

Lutheran World Relief shipped more than 1,455 tons of quilts and kits to 740,000 people in 27 countries in 2008, totaling $13 million.

U.S. Lutherans and other individuals sewed 455,798 quilts, assembled 103,640 layettes, gathered items for 362,040 health, school and sewing kits, and collected 122,418 pounds of soap.

To order a free, color poster featuring a map of the originating warehouse and the destination of the donations, call 800-597-5972.


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