From Farmer to You: LWR Farmers Market Coffee. Buy Now!

LWR in the News

The Baltimore Sun

May 2, 2018
Help Migrants by Helping Their Countries

The Hill

April 9, 2018
Peace in Colombia deserves our support — and our patience

Living Lutheran Magazine

March 2018 Issue
Eco-Palms: More Than Just Waving in Worship

Rochester (MN) Post Bulletin

March 10, 2018
Let’s Help Lift India out of Poverty

Victoria (Texas) Advocate

March 9, 2018
Quilters Sew Love for the World


February 22, 2018
Caribbean Hurricane Recovery, 5 Months On: LWR’s Puerto Rico Response

The Hill

January 11, 2018
Ending Temporary Protected Status Will Exact a Human and Economic Toll

Washington Examiner

December 31, 2017
Stop the Killing in Yemen

The Atlantic Council’s New Atlanticist

December 21, 2017
Miscalculations, Machismo, and Military Misjudgment Could Create New Global Hot Spots

CoffeeTalk Magazine

December 5, 2017
Beyond Coffee

Sustainable Brands

December 4, 2017
How Thrive Farmers Is Collaborating to Create Sea Change in the Coffee Industry

The Baltimore Sun

November 26, 2017
Puerto Rico: “We Will Not Surrender”

The Hill

November 8, 2017
In Africa, defense without diplomacy and development is a losing strategy

Sioux City Journal

October 20, 2017
Northwest Iowans dig deep for annual Lutheran World Relief effort

The Hill

October 16, 2017
Puerto Rico shines a light on how much of the world fares when disaster strikes

CoffeeTalk JavaU Webinar

October 10, 2017
Innovation in the Coffee Business: The True Power of Relationships, with Rick Peyser & Kenneth Lander

Daily Coffee News

August 7, 2017
With Thrive Partnership, Lutheran World Relief Launches Farmer-Forward Coffee Line

U.S. News & World Report

July 17, 2017
How to Strengthen Colombia’s Peace Accord

Minneapolis Star-Tribune

July 15, 2017
Minneapolis Gathering Highlights Growing Global Role of Lutheran Women

CoffeeTalk Magazine

July 2017
Resilience in the Coffee Sector: Climate Monitoring and Youth in Northern Nicaragua

Baltimore Business Journal

July 7, 2917

LWR’s Daniel Speckhard: How I Spark Conversations on Foreign Aid

Agroforestry World

July 6, 2017

From Savannah to Forest: Women’s Roles in Sumba

The Carroll County Times

July 2, 2017

Profile of LWR’s Carrie Taneyhill

The HuffPost

June 30, 2017

A Modest Proposal to Advance Peace in Colombia

U.S. News & World Report

May 26, 2017

Rights Key to U.S. Greatness

The Hill

May 9, 2017

Faith-based Aid Groups are Grateful to Congress for Funding

April 28, 2017

Six Ways Nonprofits Can Improve Board Relations

U.S. News & World Report

April 7, 2017

Op-Ed by Daniel Speckhard: It’s Time for a New Approach to Belarus

The Chicago Council on Global Affairs

March 29, 2017

Global Food for Thought Blog: Not your grandma’s FBO: Today’s faith-based organizations play a key role in global food security

2017 Global Food Security Symposium Video: Fireside Chat with LWR CEO Daniel Speckhard

Inside Philanthropy

March 21, 2017

What’s Margaret A. Cargill Philanthropies Up To Lately? Helping African Farmers, For One Thing

Voice of America’s Africa Tonight

March 16, 2017

Interview with LWR’s Tim McCully on the new 12/12 Alliance in Niger

March 10, 2017

How You Can Keep Your Donors and Staff Engaged This Year

Corpus Christi Caller-Times

March 8, 2017

Peace by Piece, quilters fulfill mission

Daytona Beach News-Journal

March 1, 2017

Sewing Kindness: Church quilters send comfort where needed

The Hill

February 6, 2017

Beyond the politics: Refugees deserve open arms, not closed doors

CoffeeTalk Magazine

February, 2017

Preserving the Environmental Legacy of Colombian Coffee Growers, page 19

The Baltimore Sun

January 29, 2017

Now more than ever, Americans must offer humanitarian aid to outsiders

USAID Feed the Future’s Agrilinks Blog

December 22, 2016

Moving the needle toward prosperity for small-scale coffee farmers

The Baltimore Sun — Op-Ed

October 21, 2016

A Call for help for Haiti

The Baltimore Sun

October 8, 2016

Baltimore reaches out to Haiti, east coast in wake of Hurricane Matthew

WBFF, Fox Baltimore

October 5, 2016

Baltimore relief workers lend a hand to hurricane victims in Haiti

WJZ-TV, CBS Baltimore

October 5, 2016

Maryland mobilizes to aid Haiti after Hurricane Matthew

WBAL-TV, NBC Baltimore

October 5, 2016

Lutheran World Relief Seeks to Help Haiti

The Baltimore Sun

September 20, 2016

Baltimore relief groups, including LWR, join call for overhaul of world’s refugee system

The New York Times

August 3, 2016

Aid to Central America

The Wall Street Journal

July 28, 2016

Robusta coffee makes a comeback in Africa

The International Business Times

July 7, 2016

NGOs laud passing of the Global Food Security Act by Congress

The Brookings Institution

June 1, 2016

World Humanitarian Summit: Laudable, but short on hard political commitments.

Food & Nutrition

April 27, 2016

9 International and Local Groups Fighting Food Insecurity and Hunger

The Baltimore Sun

March 26, 2016

Baltimore agencies bring aid to religious minorities in Middle East, as genocide is declared.

The Baltimore Sun

March 21, 2016

A reality check on Syrian refugees.

The Daily Beast

March 20, 2016

Is Palm Sunday a rainforest killer?


February 11, 2016

How Ethiopia can overcome the worst drought in 50 years.

The Washington Post

February 7, 2016

Don’t end U.S. support for Colombia prematurely.

Los Angeles Times

January 29, 2016

End of conflict in Colombia gives U.S. a chance to wage peace, not war.

The Huffington Post

December 17, 2015

Three Ways “the Poor” and Communities of Faith are Leading the Way on Climate Change

The Christian Science Monitor

December 2, 2015

Nepal faces harsh winter as blockade disrupts supply chain (+video).

The Chronicle of Philanthropy

December 1, 2015

Alternatives to the Offering Plate

CoffeeTalk Magazine

November, 2015

Coffee and Cocoa: +/- 20 Years

The Baltimore Sun

November 24, 2015

Share Your Blessings

Confectionery News

November 24, 2015

Wake up and smell the coffee: Cocoa and chocolate industry can learn from coffee grading system.


November 18, 2015

Is it possible to fight climate change and poverty at the same time?

November 12, 2015

LBJ briefed on internal Vietnamese issues, Nov. 12, 1965

The Baltimore Sun

November 4, 2015

Geraldine Sicola named VP, Strategic Partnerships and External Relations for Lutheran World Relief