News

Jun. 29, 2020

ELCA Benefit Contribution Trust Now Adequately Funded

Reducing the cost of benefits is always welcome, especially during these tumultuous times. Portico is pleased to announce that the ELCA Benefit Contribution Trust is now adequately funded. Starting in July, sponsoring organizations in the ELCA Pensi...
Jun. 23, 2020

Two ELCA-Recommended Health Benefit Options for 2021

The ELCA Health Plan has always been a community plan, designed to meet the specific needs of ELCA congregations, institutions, social ministry organizations, churchwide organizations, seminaries, and those serving in these ministries. To answer cal...
May. 07, 2020

New On-Demand Videos Bring Living Well to Life

As the ELCA’s wellness leader, Portico is always on the hunt for innovative benefits and services that can help its faith-centered membership live well. In January 2020, Portico proudly introduced Being, a faith-based on-demand video platform f...
Feb. 25, 2020

IFF Investment Brings Positive Change to Communities

In November 2015, Portico selected IFF, a community development financial institution that serves low-income and special need communities in the Midwest, as its first social impact first (SIF) investment. Now, five years later, IFF continues to share...
Feb. 11, 2020

Customer Care Center Achieves Milestone Distinction for Excellence

Portico is proud to announce for the fifth consecutive year, the Customer Care Center has been certified as a Center of Excellence by BenchmarkPortal, a contact center benchmarking, certification, and training organization. BenchmarkPortal reviews th...
Jan. 02, 2020

ELCA Health Plan Takes Another Evolutionary Step

Portico’s 2020 Live Well invitation represents an important next step in the evolution of its wellness approach to health benefits. This year’s new benefits help members access quality health care more easily and cost-effectively, personalize their w...