At this time last year, I wrote that we were entering the busy season for SGO giving. We had just “opened our doors” the first of November, and donations started entering our mailbox. We even planned our inaugural SGO Thanksgiving event to coincide with the start of the traditional year-end giving cycle. See our article… Read more »
On Thursday, November 7, 2013, The Lutheran Schools Partnership and The Lutheran Scholarship Granting Organization (SGO) of Indiana will host their first SGO Thanksgiving event, “Sharing God’s Opportunities.” The event will be held at the International Ballroom at IPFW and will feature entertainment, a cocktail hour, dinner, and a presentation by a national leader. The… Read more »
The Lutheran Scholarship Granting Organization (SGO) of Indiana reports that the 18 Lutheran schools in northeast Indiana raised more than $260,000 in donations to support scholarships for students during the 2012–2013 school year. Why is this important? Let us count the ways …
The Lutheran Schools Partnership is again hosting the annual Lutheran Schools Night at the TinCaps at Parkview Field on Saturday, August 10, starting at 7:05. You won’t want to miss the fireworks, BirdZerk, and more!
I’d like to remind our partnership schools, their volunteer leadership, and potential donors that The Lutheran Foundation will match donations to our schools’ endowments through June 30, 2013.
As the final hours of the Indiana legislative session ended, Indiana proponents of School Choice saw some major enhancements to the School Choice options, for The Indiana Choice Scholarship (vouchers), Scholarship Tax Credit (SGOs), and Special Education Programs. Check back in future editions of The Fort Wayne Lutheran for more information on vouchers and special-ed… Read more »
April 15 has come and gone. Some have already spent their tax refunds. Others are a bit more grumpy this week as they had to write a check, or perhaps two checks, and drive by the post office before midnight.
I know you’re accustomed to hearing from Mark Muehl in these e-newsletters, but Mark handed the pen over to me for this review of The Lutheran SGO of Indiana. Christmas and year-end always reminds me of the grade school music class song that went like this: “Christmas is coming, the goose is getting fat./ Please… Read more »
Making the dream of a Lutheran education a reality for Indiana families with scholarships and a significant state tax incentive. The state recently approved the creation of The Lutheran Scholarship Granting Organization (SGO) of Indiana. The Lutheran SGO of Indiana exists to raise funds from individuals and businesses to provide scholarship funds to all eligible… Read more »