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Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry (LMM) is a 49 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.

Notes from LMM

President’s Blog: Meet Our Advocacy Interns -Guest Blog

LMM has been joined for the summer by advocacy interns from John Carroll University, Jillian Doherty and Erin Brown! They are providing quality work and thoughtful research on several advocacy projects, maintaining a level of advocacy visibility with our partners, and...

President’s Blog: A Greener LMM -Guest Blog

As a particular sign of LMM’s solidarity with people we serve, we are increasingly building awareness of and addressing the environmental conditions that directly affect their lives. Among other recent activities, LMM has launched an initiative to plant and maintain trees in our neighborhood, starting with our own property on Superior Avenue.

President’s Blog: The Why (Part 2)

It is also our expectation and our hope that exploring the “why” will make us more relevant in addressing the everyday “whys” from our clients, program participants, residents and people in need.