When we think of the work of ELCA World Hunger, we usually think of all the hungry overseas who are fed with our gifts. What you may not be aware of is how many hungry people are fed in this country through the work of our own congregations. The ELCA World Hunger-funded Domestic Hunger Grants […]

One of the most hopeful ministries the Northeastern Iowa Synod sponsors is Barnabas Uplift. Barnabas Uplift’s mission is to eliminate poverty by encouraging individuals, families and communities to move towards self-sufficiency. The Barnabas Uplift program provides Certified Nurse Aide training to move low income Iowans into a career in health care. Through professional training and […]