Loan Information

Our Loan Department provides assistance to qualified mission congregations seeking a church mortgage through WELS CEF. If you have questions about a church mortgage loan, please view Church Loans FAQ. You can contact the loan department by completing the Contact us form. For loan origination questions, contact Rory Vircks at rory.vircks@wels.net or 414-256-3270 ; and for loan servicing questions, contact Brian Roser at brian.roser@wels.net or 414-256-3273. Our toll free number for loans is 1-800-560-6615.

LOAN APPLICATIONS

Our Loan Department provides assistance to qualified mission congregations seeking a church mortgage through WELS CEF. If you have questions about a church mortgage loan, please view Church Loans FAQ.

Loan application resources

ELIGIBILITY SUMMARY

The District Mission Board – under the guidance of the Board for Home Missions must actively participate in the development and implementation of the outreach ministry plans in order for a mission congregation to be eligible for grants or loans involved in each of the project categories.

GRANT PROGRAM

Mission congregations have the opportunity to access loans and matching grants through WELS CEF.  All grants are provided through the WELS CEF Grant Program.  Gifts, donations and bequests made directly to WELS CEF are the primary sources of income for the Grant Program.

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*Not FDIC or SIPC insured   *Not a bank deposit  *No Synod Guarantee

The purchase of WELS CEF’s securities is subject to risks, which are described in our Offering Circular. This is not an offer to sell you our securities and we are not soliciting you to buy our securities. We will offer and sell our securities only in states where authorized. These securities are neither offered nor available for sale in Pennsylvania, West Virginia or District of Columbia. The offering is made solely by the Offering Circular.