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- Calling for an End to Childhood Hunger
- Addressing the Crisis of Human Trafficking
- Caring for God's Creation
- Supporting Immigration Reform
ELCA.org National News
- Women's History Month statement
- Response to COVID-19 from ELCA presiding bishop
- An invitation to join in the Lord's Prayer
- ELCA Church Council and ELCA Conference of Bishops hold first-ever multiday joint meeting
- ELCA presiding bishop issues pastoral message in response to COVID-19 pandemic
ELCA World Hunger
868 million people – that’s 1 in 8 – are chronically hungry and cannot lead active daily lives.
1.4 billion people live in extreme poverty, living on less than $1.25 per day.
In the United States, more than 50 million people do not know where their next meal will come from.
46.2 million Americans are living in poverty.