Charles Oakley Visits Men's Shelter at 2100 Lakeside

Basketball great Charles Oakley made a special visit to our Men’s Shelter at 2100 Lakeside! The Charles Oakley Foundation has partnered with PlayRobinhood to #OakOutHunger in cities across the country. 

Happy Founder's Day!

Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry celebrated its inaugural Founder’s Day Luncheon, honoring the agency’s founder, Rev. Richard E. Sering. Click the link below for photos from the event!

Milestone Moment at Bonna House

We broke down the first wall at our house on Bonna Ave. Check out this awesome video with Cleveland Browns linebacker Christian Kirksey to learn more about our collaboration with the  Browns on our ‘Breaking New Ground’ Affordable Housing Initiative!

Inaugural Charles R. See Forum on Re-Entry

Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry is excited to announce that it will be hosting the inaugural Charles R. See Forum on Re-Entry at the City Club of Cleveland coming up in June!


Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry (LMM) is a 50 year-old non-profit providing innovative social enterprise job-training, civic engagement strategies and safety net services for the city of Cleveland and across northeastern Ohio. Our mission leads us to operate programs that change lives, transform communities and enliven community engagement.

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Aging in Ohio and the Future of Guardianship

Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry (LMM) is proud to be celebrating its 30th year of providing adult guardianship. Over the past 30 years, LMM has provided services to thousands of vulnerable adults in Cuyahoga and Lorain Counties. As the state’s population continues to...

LMM Public Officials Breakfast

On Friday, October 25th Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry (LMM) hosted a public official’s breakfast, Aging Ohio and the Future of Guardianship. The breakfast celebrated LMM’s Guardianship Services 30th year by beginning a conversation on how Ohio’s demographic shifts...

LMM Continues the Conversation around Family Homelessness

Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry (LMM) was honored to host a table at yesterday afternoon’s City Club forum, 'Safe and Sound: Addressing the Crisis of Family Homelessness'. We are grateful to the panelists for sharing their experiences with family homelessness and...

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