Nila Bradford General Fund – $24,500
Unrestricted; grant applications are approved by the Foundation Board
Past funding has included Luther Park, Central Lutheran Roof Fund, Malawi Mission Trips, National Youth Gathering, and sound, lighting and technology for the sanctuary.
Horne Mission Fund - $8,200
People ministries - Central Lutheran Council approves gifting requests.
Past funding included camper fees for Luther Park, Faith & Family educational materials, Financial Peace University materials, guest speakers and special musical events.
Lardahl Fund - $3,200
Projects promoting Central Lutheran or church operating shortfalls, grant applications are approved by the
Foundation Board. Past funding included a Central Lutheran brick in Irvine Park
Bricks & Mortar - $16,800
Restricted; funding automatically goes to Central Lutheran for building and technology needs.
Burke Social Ministry - $5,900
Restricted; non-profit ministries outside of Central Lutheran – special committee determines annual awards based on applications. Past funding included several local social ministries, such as Chippewa Area Food Pantry, Mentor Program, Open Door Clinic, Lutheran Social Services, Chippewa Family Support, and Feed My People.
Ray Helgerson Scholarship - $17,500
Education scholarships awarded on church and community involvement – applications available early in the year, special committee determines annual awards. 8-12 scholarships are awarded annually, ranging from $500-$1,000