The Lutheran Foundation: Maxine Rippe Award Nominations


Still time! Accepting nominations for our highest honor.

The Maxine Rippe Award

We urge you to nominate a deserving individual for The Lutheran Foundation’s most prestigious award. The annual Maxine Rippe Award is funded by the Raymond Rosenberger Award Foundation and recognizes faithful community service with a cash award typically exceeding $10,000.  This year’s award is $15,500!

Qualified nominees have demonstrated exceptional service – as a volunteer or as an employee – to any Allen County charitable organization that alleviates human suffering, promotes wellness, or enhances quality of life for those suffering from illness or injury.

For more information or to submit a simple nomination form, visit “Get To Know Us” at

Nomination Deadline: March 10, 2014

The Lutheran Foundation | 3024 Fairfield Avenue | Fort Wayne, IN 46807 USA

The Lutheran Foundation has Undergone a ReNEWal

“We’re excited to share our revitalized vision for healing our community”
-Lutheran Foundation

Through a Christian approach, the Lutheran Foundation advocates for the Northeast Indiana Community through initiatives that address unhealthy lifestyles, lack of access to care, and struggle with mental and behavioral health issues.

Please browse the foundation’s new website to learn more about the Lutheran Foundation’s values and focus areas, and find out if your mission fits with the revitalized vision.

Below is a video to help you better understand the renewed direction of the Lutheran Foundation.