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About Edison Park Church


Edison Park Lutheran Church Foundation, Inc.

The purpose of the Foundation is to wisely manage the endowment funds it receives to provide resources to nurture life-giving ministries and mission on behalf of Edison Park Lutheran Church.

2018 Foundation Board Members

  • Wayne Oberschelp
  • Joe Bartel
  • Kurt Gustafson
  • Gary Duszak
  • Dirk Ahlbeck
  • Barry Bleeker
  • Monika Hemm
  • Dale Ammentorp
  • Alice Rybak
  • Klay Schmeisser
  • Rick Janci
  • Paul Specialle
  • Sources of Funding

    Cash Gifts

    Cash may be received as gifts to honor family, friends, memorials or special occasions.

    ***You may go to the GIVE or Pay Online link on this website to give via credit or debit card. Simply put "Foundation" in the memo. Thank you!

    Gifts by Will

    Bequests stipulated in a will such as cash, securities, property or other assets provide an opportunity to make a lasting contribution through the Foundation. By provision in a will, a donor may direct a percentage, a specific amount, or a residual of their estate to Edison Park Lutheran Church Foundation.


    Gifts in the form of property can make a valuable contribution to the Foundation’s life-giving fund.

    Life Insurance

    You may designate the Foundation as a beneficiary.


    A gift of securities that have appreciated in value permits you to avoid paying capital gains tax, plus provides a charitable deduction on your income tax.

    How to Contribute

    With a gift to the Foundation, you leave a lasting legacy to the glory of God.

    Donations may be made to:

    Edison Park Lutheran Church Foundation

    6626 N. Oliphant Ave.

    Chicago, IL 60631


    Donors should consult with their financial advisor or attorney to assess the most appropriate gift arrangement for their financial situation.

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