The Stewardship of Capitalizing on Corporate Philanthropy

Some businesses have corporate philanthropic programs that you can use to support Our Savior’s. The list below describes several such programs. If you are aware of other similar programs, please contact Mark Zellmer at or 608 788-6468 to share the information.

Amazon Smile has the same products, prices, and shopping features as When you shop on Amazon Smile, the Amazon Smile Foundation donates 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the charitable organization of your choice. Just search on: “Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, La Crosse, WI” in the charities search box and select “Our Saviors Evangelical Lutheran Church”, La Crosse, WI.

Kwik Trip Rewards
You may designate your rebate checks to go to Our Savior’s by calling 800-305-6666 and requesting the designation.  With that designation the rebate goes up from 10% to 15% on eligible in-store purchases.  BUT, only if AT LEAST 5 card holders designate Our Savior’s.

Thrivent Financial Direct Choice Dollars
Eligible insurance and contracts with Thrivent accrue “Direct Choice Dollars” that can be designated to charities including Our Savior’s.  If you would like to make this Our Savior’s designation you may log into your account at to do so, or contact your representative.  Additional detailed information.

Stewardship Campaign, Fall 2018

Stewardship is our faith response to the abundant gifts God has provided to each of us, and how we manage those gifts for the ministry at Our Savior’s Lutheran.  In the fall we consider that abundance and prayerfully make plans for our gifts to the church in the coming year. We commit to that plan for giving using a Response Card submitted during worship or by mail to the church office.

Response Card for 2018