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Foundation, The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod.

Est. 1959 by the LCMS to carry on religious, benevolent, educ., and miss. work in agreement with the principles of the LCMS

Channels through the Foundation include 1. gifts, benefactions, and donations of money; 2. gifts of real estate and similar property; 3. bequests through wills; 4. annuities; 5. life income gifts; 6. life insurance; 7. stocks and bonds; 8. foundations; 9. revocable and irrevocable trusts; 10. special arrangements; 11. miscellaneous.

Causes and objects served by the Foundation include 1. missions; 2. education; 3. auxiliary agencies; 4. Christian literature; 5. research.

The Foundation has been inc. in Missouri as of January 1, 1959. Its affairs are administered by Bd. of Trustees elected by the LCMS Bd. of Dir. ERB

Edited by: Erwin L. Lueker, Luther Poellot, Paul Jackson
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