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No Gray Areas: Inside the Payroll Office

Aug 29, 2018 11:24:29 AM

Anne Graves’ working world is black and white. Well, not in the sense that she doesn’t enjoy color – her wardrobe suggests quite the opposite. But when it comes to doing things right, she draws a hard line. To take you behind the scenes in UGM’s back offices, here’s an entertaining Q+A with Anne, who is responsible for UGM’s payroll and compliance with employment law.

Volunteer Profile: Gary Leonard

Jul 20, 2017 1:19:19 PM

Decades of radio experience and a heart to serve Jesus were the perfect combination: Gary Leonard is making a difference as a UGM volunteer.

Volunteers: Rivers of Living Water

Oct 7, 2016 3:21:40 PM

UGM resident, Ann, paints a picture of what volunteers do and the impact they're making.

Caring for People through Their Animals

Jul 15, 2016 2:19:51 PM

As a volunteer in UGM's veterinary clinic, Denise has discovered that caring for pets is actually a great way to care for people.

Sharing Jesus with Children

Sep 15, 2015 3:22:00 PM

Michaelyn Hodges wanted to be the hands and feet of Jesus to the children at Anna Ogden Hall. Now, she volunteers and shares Jesus' love with them.

31 Years and Counting: Helping At-risk Youth

Jun 24, 2015 4:01:00 PM

Meet Jerry McGlade. He has spent the past 31 years volunteering with UGM at Juvenile Detention, ministering to at-risk youth.

5 Reasons to Volunteer at UGM

May 8, 2015 11:41:00 AM

We have each been given a unique set of gifts. Here are five reasons to utilize your gifts by partnering with UGM. We could not do all we do without our amazing volunteers!

10 Lessons I keep learning at the Union Gospel Mission: Part 2

Jul 9, 2014 1:13:00 AM

Volunteer David Wang reflects on what he has learned by volunteering at a homeless shelter.

10 Lessons I keep learning at the Union Gospel Mission: Part 1

Jul 2, 2014 10:34:00 AM

Volunteer David Wang reflects on what he has learned working with the homeless.

RESCUE: A Ministry of Disappointments

Jun 26, 2014 2:43:35 PM

UGM high-impact volunteer reflects on the disappointments of rescue ministry