200+ Years of Compassion and Progress

As early as 1783, Lutherans in America began providing a financial benefit to widows of pastors. See how today’s comprehensive ELCA benefit program continues this legacy — to support those who serve.

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During These Unprecedented Times

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Message to Members

With a long-contested lawsuit behind us, we remain steadfast in our enduring commitment to support the holistic well-being of those who serve.

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myPortico for
Plan Members

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EmployerLink for Treasurers & Benefits Administrators

Easily manage your employees'
ELCA benefits


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