Social Ministry

Braes Interfaith Ministries

Salem is a founding congregation of Braes Interfaith Ministries (BIM), our neighborhood’s interfaith, social ministry cooperative.  The ministry includes a food pantry, clothing distribution and job placement.  It is located at Willow Meadows Baptist Church, 4300 W. Bellfort.

World Hunger Appeal

Lutherans have outstanding networks for global hunger assistance.  Monthly envelopes for special contributions are provided in offering envelope packets.

Blood Drives

Salem participates in the Gulf Coast Regional Blood Drives.  As the dates get closer, please sign up at the table in the entry area or sign up as a digital donor at www.giveblood.org.

Montrose Grace Place

Six times a year, members and friends of Salem provide and serve a meal for homeless youth between the ages of 13 and 21 in the Montrose neighborhood. We also collect items such as clothing, toiletries, bus cards, and other supplies for the closet at Grace Place. To learn more about Montrose Grace Place, click here.  (https://www.montrosegraceplace.org/)

Mercy and Justice Speaker Series

Throughout the year, Salem hosts informative speakers focusing on topics of social justice and advocacy issues including bail bond reform and juvenile justice.