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ELCA World Hunger Domestic Hunger Grants accompany congregations and their partners as they address local issues such as food security, clean water, housing, job readiness, human rights, policy change, leadership development and more. ELCA World Hunger is excited to partner with ministries and projects that are transformative, holistic, and integrated, providing bread for today and hope for tomorrow.  Go to

Application Timeline:

  • Registration is opened through May 5, 2021;
    NOTE: Applicants must be registered in ELCA GrantMaker to access the application. Allow up to two weeks for registration approval. If you have not registered by May 5, you will not be able to start a new application. If you have already registered in ELCA GrantMaker, you do not need to register again.
  • Application open: April 19–May 21, 2021
  • Application review: June 2021–October 2021
  • Awards recommendations shared with applicants and synods: November 2021
  • Final awards approved and announced: February 2022

ELCA World Hunger's Daily Bread Matching Grants are for ELCA congregations with feeding ministries. Once approved, you can invite your congregational members, networks, and friends to donate online. ELCA World Hunger matches $500 of the funds raised. Visit to learn more and stay up to date on when the next round will open!

Congratulations to our newest round of New England Synod Domestic Hunger Grant winners:

  • Cathedral in the Night Ministry, Amherst, MA                   
  • Downtown Evening Soup Kitchen, Inc., New Haven, CT
  • East Boston Community Soup Kitchen, E Boston, MA      
  • Kennebec Valley Organization, Augusta, ME                     
  • Merrimack Valley Project, Inc., Lawrence, MA
  • Naugatuck Valley Project, Inc., Waterbury, CT                  

And the New England Synod Daily Bread Matching Grant Winners:

  • Cathedral in the Night Ministry, Amherst, MA
  • Christ Trinity Church, Sheffield, MA
  • Emanuel Lutheran Church, Hartford, CT
  • First Lutheran Church, Malden, MA
  • First Lutheran Church of the Reformation, New Britain, CT
  • Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, Providence, RI
  • Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Rutland, VT
  • Immanuel Lutheran Church, Holden, MA
  • Our Savior Lutheran Church, Thomaston, CT
  • Andrew Lutheran Church, Charlestown, RI
  • Triumphant Cross Lutheran Church, Salem, NH
  • Zion Lutheran Church, Bristol, CT                                     


Thank you for your caring, your prayers and your gifts!                The World Hunger Team, New England Synod