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A Brief History of UGM, Part 1: 1951 to 1987

Aug 16, 2018 3:48:00 PM

In the autumn of 1951, a group of businessmen from Spokane attended a dinner hosted by Albert Arend, where they heard testimony from a former alcoholic whose life had been changed through hearing the gospel at the Yakima rescue mission.

Arend asked who would be willing to serve on the board of a new mission in Spokane to reach homeless men with the gospel. All of them raised their hands.

Shelter Life...A Child's Perspective

May 17, 2016 3:39:29 PM

They brush their teeth, do their homework, do chores, and play just like any other kid. The only difference...they're living in a homeless shelter.

A Whole-Person Approach to Breaking the Cycle

Jan 28, 2014 5:36:00 PM

Through Kimmi's story, learn how UGM addresses the underlying causes of homelessness - physically, emotionally, and spiritually.