WELS Foundation exists to help God’s people support gospel ministry through WELS. WELS Foundation currently administers more than 1,200 donor directed planned gifts including endowment funds, donor advised funds, and gifts that provide income payments to the donor and/or their family members and loved ones. These planned gifts, generally established with the assistance of a WELS Christian giving counselor, benefit WELS congregations, schools, missions, and other affiliated ministries.
In 2018, WELS Foundation was privileged to distribute $5.7 million in gifts to various WELS ministries. This included $1.84 million to WELS ministerial education schools and $480,000 to WELS Missions.
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