Caring for the Body and the Spirit

Bethany Home

Caring for the Body and the Spirit in Sioux Falls & Brandon, South Dakota

Bethany Lutheran Foundation

The Bethany Lutheran Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization that uses the donations it receives to benefit the residents and staff at the Bethany Lutheran Home in Sioux Falls and Bethany Meadows in Brandon.



Gifts to the Bethany Lutheran Foundation are welcome in all forms, such as:

  • Cash
  • In-Kind Contributions
  • Vehicles
  • Stocks and Funds from Retirement Plans
  • Land and other Real Property
  • Bequests and Legacy Gifts

Contact Our Foundation

Carmen Dougherty   Community Development Director

After a 25 year career in sales and recruiting management, Carmen was lead to Bethany in 2012 as the Director of Marketing and Admissions at Bethany Meadows.  In 2014, Carmen was promoted to Community Development Director, continuing her duties of admissions and Garden Home sales at Bethany Meadows and adding fundraising and development for all of Bethany.  She is a graduate of Dordt College in Sioux Center, Ia.  Her husband Greg of 27 years and 4 children make their home by the tri-state marker in SD with their 3 dogs and 4 cats and 4 chickens and their rabbit Gracie.