What is LDS Philanthropies?
LDS Philanthropies is a department of the Office of the Presiding Bishopric responsible for philanthropic donations to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and its affiliated charities.
The Widow's Mite
Video: Whether in your neighborhood or across the globe. It is for people like you—givers like you—that we share this modern twist on the age-old story of The Widow’s Mite. We hope you enjoy this short film and accept with it our heartfelt appreciation. Full Story
Church Providing Relief After Most Recent Oklahoma Tornadoes
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is providing relief supplies and volunteers to support communities in Oklahoma affected by five tornadoes that struck near Oklahoma City on Friday, 31 May. Full Story
Moore, Oklahoma, Woman Leaves For Mormon Mission in Wake of Tornado
Video: Forty years ago, Glenn Orr built the Orr Family Farm, a farm-themed amusement park and horse stables that attract thousands of visitors each year from Oklahoma and beyond. But when a powerful tornado hit Moore, Oklahoma, on 20 May, the Orr Family Farm was decimated. Amid the chaos and cleanup, family member Shelby Orr is leaving for 18 months of service as a Mormon missionary. Full Story
Authentic Learning at Ken Garff Honda
If students are to fly on their own, at some point they have to close the books and get their hands on the controls, believes an instructor at LDS Business College. In the case of students in the principles of marketing class, that meant sitting in staff meetings with the boss and looking under the hood with a mechanic at Ken Garff Honda in Salt Lake City. Full Story