Thanks to our VIP 2022 Sponsors

Posted on Sep 12, 2022 by Jon Dize - Christian Leadership - Lutheran Spirit - News and Events

With our VIP event fast approaching this Saturday, we want to thank our very special sponsors for this year’s Very Important Partnerships, or VIP Event 2022.

At the top is the Lutheran Church Extension Fund; Rev. Day (our VIP 2021 speaker) and his team at LCEF again are matching the first $20,000 donated to the event.

Next on the list of thank you's includes the Major Sponsors of Gold: NAI Hanning & Bean; Green: The Lutheran SGO of Indiana; and Media Sponsor, WOWO.

Our Focused Sponsors include Philip & Susan Muehl and Five Star Distributing as our Bar and Beer Sponsors, respectively; Brian & Cari Bean as our Dinner Sponsor, Brotherhood Mutual as our Keynote Sponsor, True North Strategic Advisors LLC as our Educator of the Year Award Sponsors and avenue Sponsor IQE, the INstitute for Quality Education.

Our Table Sponsors include the Premiere Table Sponsor Premier Bank, and General Table sponsors Roemke Farms, Concordia Theological Seminary, Ed Choice, Americans for Prosperity-Indiana, and the Indiana District of the LCMS.

This year we introduced a new “School Spirit Table” where donors could sponsor a table for a school to send the principal, board members, other staff, etc. to the event. The following schools have Spirit Tables funded as of this morning: Central Lutheran School, Concordia Lutheran High School, Emmanuel-St. Michael Lutheran School, Holy Cross Lutheran School, Lutheran South Unity School, St. John Lutheran School, St John-Emmanuel Lutheran School, St. Paul’s Lutheran School, St. Peter’s Lutheran School, Suburban Bethlehem Lutheran School, and Woodburn Lutheran School.

The last group are our General Sponsors that help cover the cost of the event. The group includes the following: Baden Gage & Schroeder, Coomer Farms, DWD, Martin Riley, Fort Wayne Tin Caps, and Wells Heating & Cooling.

Interested in helping make the event a success or helping meet our match? Contact Jenny at 260-203-4420 or visit You can also listen to the recent interview that our Keynote, Mollie Ziegler Hemingway, had with Pat Miller from WOWO at