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Veterans Fair at Meramec Bluffs

On July 21, Meramec Bluffs Senior Living Community hosted a Veterans Fair, drawing together 18 veteran programs and vendors for the benefit of veterans, veteran spouses, and veteran widows and widowers. “This is all in support of those who have served out country,” said Sharon Kruse, Activity Director at Meramec Bluffs. “It can be difficult […]

The LSS Benevolent Golf Care Tournament at Norwood Hills Country Club was a “swinging” success!

Thank You to All! The LSS Benevolent Golf Care Tournament at Norwood Hills Country Club was a “swinging” success! For the 5th year, the tournament was a highlight of the strong and growing community of support for older adults. Benevolent Care is a ministry of Lutheran Senior Services that fills the gap for older adults […]

Tee Off with LSS: It’s all Fore Benevolent Care!

Lutheran Senior Services is getting ready to take a swing at one of our biggest events of the year – Tee Off with LSS Benevolent Care Golf Tournament. On July 13th, Norwood Hills Country Club will be the backdrop for a gathering of friends and supporters of LSS Benevolent Care. This year’s golf tournament sold […]

Groundbreaking Ceremony at Lutheran Hillside Village

Lutheran Hillside Village (LHV) in Peoria, Illinois held a groundbreaking ceremony Tuesday, celebrating the construction and repositioning of its community. Lutheran Senior Services (LSS) leadership, LHV leadership, board members, elected officials, and guests attended to witness the continuation of the history and vision of LHV. “History is all about honoring those who come before us. […]

LSS Night at the Ballpark Recap

For it’s one – two – three strikes you’re out at the old ballgame! LSS Night at the Ballpark was a hit – including the Cardinals win over the Kansas City Royals, 4 – 0. But the biggest win was gathering over 2,000 LSS Employees, family members, and residents for a memorable evening. ​ Take […]

“Memorial Day” by Joyce Kilmer

The bugle echoes shrill and sweet, But not of war it sings to-day. The road is rhythmic with the feet Of men-at-arms who come to pray. The roses blossom white and red On tombs where weary soldiers lie; Flags wave above the honored dead And martial music cleaves the sky. Above their wreath-strewn graves we […]

Supporting Others

LSS communities hosted life-giving and life-saving events to benefit LSS Benevolent Care. See what’s been happening as our communities and communities-at-large come together to make a difference! On Your Marks, Get Set, Go! Lenoir Woods (Columbia, MO) played host to runners and walkers for the Lenoir Woods 5K Run and 1 Mile Fun Walk for […]

Older Americans Month: Can You Name These Great American Influencers?

In May 1963 when President John F. Kennedy established Older Americans Month, there were only 17 million Americans who had reached their 65th birthday. That number has since grown to over 40 million Americans. That’s a significant group of people who have made a social, political, and historical impact on America! This month, Lutheran Senior […]

Presenting our 2014 Annual Report

Lutheran Senior Services has been incredibly blessed in 2014. On Tuesday, April 28, President and CEO, John Kotovsky, presented the 2014 Annual Report to church delegate members. “All of this is made possible by the servant-hearts of our employees,” he said. The Annual Report is an overview of the last fiscal year, giving stories of […]

Give STL Day Recap

Dear Friends and Family of Lutheran Senior Services, Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! GiveSTLDay was a huge success not only for Lutheran Senior Services but also for the entire St. Louis community. In just 24-hours almost 2.1 million dollars was raised across St. Louis to support nonprofits in our community. What a testament to […]