What Winning Looks Like at UGM Camp

Posted by Union Gospel Mission Aug 11, 2018 8:21:00 AM

This summer, dozens of children each week are enjoying a chance to get out of their urban neighborhoods and enjoy brand-new outdoor experiences at UGM Camp.  But trust and friendships are the true treasure to be found at UGM Camp, as you’ll see in these vignettes from camp facilitators.


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Lose the Label: Performer

Posted by Merrily Brast, Staff Writer Nov 3, 2016 4:03:25 PM

He had the jobs, made the money, wore the nice clothes, had the stuff, but Eric Samuels never quite felt good enough.

“I was striving to do good all the time, and that’s how I was gonna get approval.”

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Lose the Label: Perfectionist

Posted by ugminlandnorthwest Nov 12, 2015 4:39:41 PM

By Lynn Swanbom Yount, UGM Volunteer

Becky Morelan knows about life in the fast lane. Her sales career was a successful one, and she worked hard to be respected in her field. She was prepared to do whatever it took to achieve her professional goals – including an abuse of alcohol.

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