Jason Had 3 Shoes. God Gave Him 3 Stores.

Posted by Barbara Comito, Marketing Director Jun 14, 2017 4:11:40 PM

In the Business of Giving Back


Jason McSteen gives where he does business.

Looking at him today – married, prosperous, the owner of a successful furniture business with three stores – you might not suspect that a little over four years ago Jason McSteen was homeless. That’s exactly why he named his store “16 Cents, 3 Shoes & 5 Socks.” Those were his sole possessions when he walked through the east door of the Union Gospel Mission on December 1, 2012, and he doesn’t ever want to forget.

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5 Ways Businesses Can Partner with UGM

Posted by ugminlandnorthwest Nov 18, 2016 3:18:35 PM

By Barbara Comito, Director of Marketing and Communications

(Edited from a Spokane MarCom blog post)

Some of UGM’s most prolific partners are business owners who want to improve their community by giving back. These partnerships are good for UGM as well as the businesses.

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