Serving in Christ's Love and Sharing the Good News

Who Does the Endowment
Trust Fund Help?

The Trust Fund helps people in practical ways so they experience God’s love and grow in being able to make a difference in the world. Through grants and scholarships, this fund extends the kingdom of God in tangible ways.

Why Should I Contribute?


Grants Awarded in May 2019

The Endowment Trust of Trinity exists to serve God's people in Christ's name by providing financial foundations to the ministries and missions of Trinity Lutheran Church for all generations. It is a means by which you can leave a legacy of your faith in God through a gift now or a bequest in your will.

The Trust Fund is overseen by a Board elected by the congregation, and they recently reviewed grant applications and awarded funds. They include:

  • Prayer Shawl Ministry
  • Feed My People Food Bank - Pop-Up Pantry
  • Friends of Flynn—Weekend Meals
  • Sojourner House
  • Luther Seminary Support for Heather Day and Sara Reed
  • Young Adult Jamaica Mission Trip - VBS Supplies and Snacks
  • Trinity Food Pantry - Capital Purchases
  • Habitat for Humanity - Building Permits
  • God's Work Our Hands
  • Noah's Ark - Tuition Grants

You can leave a lasting gift to the future of this mission through the wise distribution of your estate or gifts/memorials right now. When you include the Trinity Endowment Trust in your charitable giving or estate, your assets can go on to influence lives with God’s love for generations to come.


Grant applications may be made online and are due by May 1 and November 1.
Make an Impact in Another's Life... Make a Gift! Apply Online

Featured Funds

Dorothy Sorlie and Jim Urness Fund

The Dorothy Sorlie
and Jim Urness Fund


Marlene and Dick Cable Family Fund

The Marlene and Dick Cable
Family Fund


Marti K. Nelson Family Fund

The Marti K. Nelson Family
Donor Advised Fund


Reverend Kurt Jacobsen Fund

The Rev. Kurt
Jacobson Fund


Gerald and Helen Amundson  Fund

The Gerald & Helen
Amundson Fund


Ron Retzlaff  Fund

The Trinity Fund
for Service and Education
in Memory of Ron Retzlaff

*To receive more information about a donor advised or named fund, please contact the Trinity office.