Holy Cross Foundation

Holy Cross IndianapolisHoly Cross has established a permanent Foundation to enable support of its mission and ensure financial stability.

Specifically, the Foundation:

  • Supports the mission of Holy Cross and the Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod, both nationally and internationally
  • Supports continuing Christian education
  • Supports church workers, both volunteers and paid staff, in pursuing programs and work in the Church and in the community
  • Funds capital improvements to facilities utilized or necessary in support of Holy Cross and it’s programs
  • Provides for community needs as supported by the programs and congregation of Holy Cross
  • Assists with personal financial planning
  • Educates the community about End of Life issues and the best ways to prepare yourself and your loved ones. (Resurrection Workshop)


The Foundation is supported entirely by gifts.  The Foundation accepts individual lifetime gifts, memorial gifts, and gifts made by will or trust in any amount.   The Foundation accepts monetary gifts, including the gift of stocks or bonds, as well as the gift of real property. You may wish to refer to the document below entitled Gift Acceptance Policy for specific kinds of gifts.

The Board of Directors of the Foundation are appointed by the Voter Representative Board and approved by members of the congregation.

Board Members 2017-18

Rick Harrison, president 

Ken Carlson 

Jeff Bush 

Tony Vendeley 

Mark Kopetsky  

Christine Cooley 

Some important forms and files related to giving to Holy Cross.

Ministry Budget 2018 Pledge Card 160.40 KB 127 downloads

The Pledge Card being received for the annual Ministry Budget for 2018 ...

Memorial Needs List 54.31 KB 394 downloads

This is a list of many items or services that would enhance the ministry at Holy...

4ThosetoCome - Why Are We Doing This? 251.88 KB 287 downloads

4 Those to Come Case Statement ...

Foundation Gift Acceptance Policy 35.20 KB 399 downloads


Stock Donation Form 98.31 KB 269 downloads

When donating Stock to Holy Cross, please use this form. For more information, contact...

Fundraiser Request Form 12.09 KB 705 downloads


Fundraising Fast Facts 99.25 KB 498 downloads


Stock Forms 7.76 KB 154 downloads

Forms to use when donating with stock. ...