Diakon Lutheran Social Ministries
Diakon CEO, Mark T. Pile's message regarding benevolent care.
Click here to see a message from Diakon CEO, Mark T. Pile


Your Gift Makes a Dramatic Change in the Lives of Children, Families & Older Adults

Each year, Diakon Lutheran Social Ministries and Diakon Child, Family & Community Ministries provide direct service to more than 65,000 children, youths, families, and older adults. Your charitable donations help Diakon to change the lives of even more people.

In 2015, Diakon provided more than $1.5 million a month in benevolent care. That’s because our services are frequently not covered or not covered fully by reimbursement or other government funds or by private insurance. Our “Benevolent Care Promise” means we continue to serve people even after they have legitimately exhausted their financial resources. To learn more about how benevolent care is provided locally, see the Make a Gift pages on each Diakon senior living community website; click here for a chart depicting benevolent care and contribution use within Diakon Child, Family & Community Ministries in 2015.

Since 1868, we have depended on the generosity of donors who understand the importance of our mission and value their partnership with us in touching the lives of so many people in need. We invite you to continue or embrace that partnership. So many people count on you.

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