December 2014

2014 - A Year in Review

Dec 31, 2014 10:59:42 AM

2014 was a fantastic year for UGM – thanks to you!
Once again, our community went above and beyond to bless the poor, the homeless, and the broken. Here’s a quick word of appreciation from UGM Executive Director Phil Altmeyer.

December 2014

We Were Abused

Dec 1, 2014 11:00:05 AM

And you welcomed us, protected us, helped us heal.


At first glance, Tiffany King appears very young, delicate...fragile even. But her appearance belies a core of inner strength. In reality, Tiffany, 26, has faced the worst life has to offer and been galvanized by it.

On Christmas Day 2012, Tiffany rushed her two-month-old daughter, Ellie, to the emergency room because she was having seizures. Tests, scans and x-rays revealed that Ellie had been shaken – on more than one occasion. The right and back sides of her brain were damaged.


Dec 1, 2014 10:50:39 AM

Remember. This word is used many times in scripture. It is often accompanied by: “Take care lest you forget the Lord your God” Read More >

Take Action: Gift Cards

Dec 1, 2014 10:40:43 AM

It’s hard to overestimate the joy that accompanies a gift card for one of our guests. It may look like a bit of plastic, but it’s actually... Learn More >

The Desire to Serve, the Ability to Lead

Dec 1, 2014 10:30:36 AM

Over the years, Keith said, one of the big highlights for him is seeing families restored. “It’s heartwarming to see them rebuild... Read More >