December 2013

I Was Broken

Dec 1, 2013 11:00:40 AM

The assignment: Draw a picture representing the work of the Union Gospel Mission on a napkin. Like an elevator speech. Only quicker and more visual. (Try it yourself: What would you draw?)

A Christmas Irony

Dec 1, 2013 10:59:58 AM

Christmas – Grace Through Jesus - what’s not to love? Family and old friends gathered together around a fire. Sledding. Twinkling lights. Red noses...

A Heart for Children

Dec 1, 2013 10:58:54 AM

Lois loves children and had the opportunity to see the children’s area she helped to create, and she got to meet the children who call the Center home.

More than Soup

Dec 1, 2013 10:57:19 AM

The Union Gospel Mission is currently serving an average of 1,000 meals per day, and if you’ve ever visited, you know we’re talking more than soup.

Mental Health and Homelessness

Dec 1, 2013 10:56:26 AM

Holly Simons, a psychiatric nurse, worked in the prison system for 10 years and visited UGM while researching safe places for an inmate to go... Read more

Take Action: Spread the Warmth

Dec 1, 2013 10:55:03 AM

If you’ve got coats for the homeless bring it to Burlington Coat Factory. UGM will distribute them free of charge to those in need.