Read what’s happening in the UGM community - residents, staff, volunteers.

We are bound together by our stories.

Union Gospel Mission: Our Doors Are Open

Apr 22, 2019 2:01:00 PM

“Partnering with the Inland Northwest to reach the poor with the love and power of the gospel so they may become God-dependent, contributing members of society.”

 When UGM receives negative-sounding media coverage – which, thankfully, doesn’t happen very often – some people respond on social media with comments like, “Well, I’ll never give to them again.” The assumption seems to be that we were trying to hide who we are, trying to trick people into giving to us. Nothing could be further from the truth.

We want to clearly say to you, to our community: This is who we are. Come and see.

How UGM has changed me

Feb 6, 2019 5:00:15 PM

You can’t spend any amount of time around UGM without being changed by it. As a Volunteer, donor, or employee, partnering with UGM changes us as well as the people we serve. Our lives are being transformed.

Real people. Real change.

Sep 21, 2018 5:35:11 PM

The UGM 2018 fall campaign features real people who wanted to change their lives and found the way forward because people like you gave to make it possible.

One Week at UGM Camp

May 4, 2016 3:27:02 PM

At UGM, we believe one week can change a kid's life. But don't take our word for it; take a camp leader's firsthand experience.

The Chance to Start over

Mar 20, 2015 3:40:06 PM

Sitting in a jail cell, Shannon Duval made the decision to change and start a new life.

The Resolution to Change

Jan 8, 2015 9:54:00 AM

Tim O'Brien resolved to stay and finish the Union Gospel Mission Men's Recovery Program. He chose life transformation.

"You healed what was broken in me."

Dec 18, 2014 10:21:17 AM

Former Mission resident and current Youth Outreach Director Ryan Brown describes the change his granddaughter made in his life.

Beyond Basketball

Dec 12, 2014 3:48:00 PM

Former professional basketball player and Union Gospel Mission resident, David Everett, learned there is more to life than basketball.

Changing Life One Choice at a Time

Mar 6, 2014 9:06:56 AM

Ongoing recovery is made up of lots of small choices to change.

The Year in Review: How Did God Show His Love for the Poor in 2013?

Dec 31, 2013 3:49:00 PM

A Look Back: How did God show his love for the poor in 2013.