COVID-19 Preparedness

Learn more about what LMM is doing to best prepare for COVID-19.

Donate to LMM's Men's Shelter at 2100 Lakeside

Looking for a way to help those that are vulnerable during this time of great need? Check out News 5 Cleveland’s article on how you can help.

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.

COVID-19 Preparedness

LMM has been following the most up-to-date information on COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and advancing our safety and business continuity plans in coordination with city and county governmental partners and within the guidance provided by the Center for Disease Control (CDC), National Institute of Health and the World Health Organization. Click here to learn more.

Notes from LMM

Bold, Principled, Visionary

March is Women’s History Month, where we honor women’s contributions throughout history to the world as we know it. You may have heard the phrase, “Well-behaved women rarely make history.” Women who make history are bold, principled, and visionary. As Chair of the LMM...

Honoring Those Who Came Before Us

There are countless people of color from the Cleveland area who have been instrumental throughout the city's history with their innovative work in the realms of advocacy, civil rights, re-entry and much more. As an agency that prioritizes advocacy and empowering those...

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...

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