When disasters hit, we’re here to help.

Lutheran Social Ministries of New Jersey serves as the local affiliate of Lutheran Disaster Response (LDR), a ministry of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. LSMNJ also works with the NJ District of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod.

What we do:

  • Strengthen long-term recovery groups
  • Coordinate volunteers and housing
  • Provide funding for recovery projects
  • Facilitate emotional and spiritual support

We collaborate with:

  • Congregations
  • Interfaith organizations
  • Federal, state, and local agencies
  • The community-at-large
  • Faith-based organizations

Get involved:

  • Volunteer with a team assisting in recovery and rebuilding efforts
  • Provide financial donations to help impacted families
  • Offer prayerful support to lives that were changed by disaster

For more information about LSMNJ Disaster Recovery or if you, a congregation, or another group is interested in forming a work team to respond to SuperStorm Sandy, please contact us at 609-699-4115.

Donations can be mailed to:

Lutheran Social Ministries of New Jersey
3 Manhattan Drive
Burlington, NJ 08016
(Designate to Lutheran Disaster Recovery)