A Ministry of the ELCA - Supported by World Hunger

Our Advocacy Priorities

LOPPW Priorities for 2021

  1. Calling for an End to Childhood Hunger
  2. Addressing the Crisis of Human Trafficking
  3. Caring for God’s Creation
  4. Supporting Immigration Reform
  5. Youth Justice Reform

Find more information about each of our priorities under the Resources, Reflections, & Tools banner.

Budget Advocacy

The Wisconsin biennial state budget provides an important opportunity to advocate for all of our given priorities and ensure our state’s resources and programming supports peace, justice, and care for all of God’s creation. For a summary of LOPPW’s priorities in this year’s budget, see Wisconsin State Budget 2021-23 – LOPPW Priorities.

National ELCA Advocacy Office

LOPPW supports the national ELCA Advocacy Office in Washington D.C., and we always look to work with our national colleagues in areas that intersect with related statewide concerns, such as immigration policy. To learn more about the ELCA’s National Advocacy office, visit www.elca.org/advocacy.