LCA Disaster and Welfare Fund
The purpose of the fund is to meet the needs of people affected by disasters, such as droughts, floods and fires. The funds are allocated based on applications received, are endorsed by the relevant District and are approved by the General Church Board. Donations to the fund are tax-deductible.
In some parts of Australia bushfires are continuing to threaten lives and livelihoods. In other places, hundreds of people are sifting through ashes, wondering how they will put their lives back together.
Many of us are asking how we can bring the love of God into this awful situation, how his love might come to life through us. Here are some ways that could happen.
To help Lutherans and the communities they are supporting with immediate assistance and then, later, post-emergency restorative support, you can donate to
LCA Disaster & Welfare Fund (tax-deductible)
Click on the link to make a donation by credit card. To make a bank transfer:
Account name: LCA Disaster and Welfare Fund
If you are donating from overseas, please download this document.
Bibles and Scripture resources
If you are in or are serving bushfire-affected communities and require Bibles or Scripture resources alongside other emergency needs, contact the Bible Society.
Caring for survivors
'8 ways to care for survivors of bushfire and drought' (Eternity magazine)