Lutheran Church Extension Fund (LCEF) is a unique ministry-through-investment organization that offers Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod members the opportunity to invest their money, earn interest, and help build LCMS churches and schools at the same time.

LCEF - Central Region serves Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod organizations and members in Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin. Learn more about LCEF at


Y.I. Challenge Week #3 Leaders!

We're in the final days of the Y.I. Challenge. The quiz ends at midnight on Sat., Feb. 14. Watch our Facebook page and newsfeed to see who wins in each district!






Top teams to date:
Iowa Districts East & West: 
Central L.S., Newhall  
Hope, Des Moines 
Shepherd of the Valley, West Des Moines
Trinity, Boone
Minnesota North District: 
Gloria Dei, Pequot Lakes 
St. Paul, Melrose 
Alive!, Monticello
Trinity, Staples 
Minnesota South District:
TLO L.S., Eagan
St. Peter, Edina
Mt. Hope, Bloomington
Hosanna, Mankato
North Wisconsin District:
Zion, Wayside
Trinity L.S., Athens
St. Paul, Bonduel
South Wisconsin District:
First Immanuel, Cedarburg
Faith, Germantown
Prince of Peace, West Salem
The current results for all upper Midwest districts will also be posted on our newsfeed, Facebook and Twitter, so you can easily share an update with your members. 

Y.I. Club members learn to save for future needs, participate in community service, strive for good grades, be good stewards and support ministry. Please share the Youth Investor (Y.I.) Club opportunity with your church/school families, visit to learn more.