LSI Expands Outreach To Children, Immigrants In Northwest Iowa

Sioux City, Iowa — Lutheran Services in Iowa is celebrating the opening of an office in Sioux City.

The agency provides services in immigrant and refugee resettlement, early childhood needs, and foster care and adoption. Nick Wuertz is the director of refugee services at LSI and says they provide help to people who come to northwest Iowa from all over the world.

Mallory Berkenpas oversees a variety of efforts as the agency’s service coordinator for early childhood programs.

Sarah Green, the vice president of philanthropy and church relations with LSI, says they need more people to help with their services and to donate supplies for the refugees.

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