Food and Shelter

“If one of my kids was homeless, I’d want somebody taking care of them like UGM does.”

– Marchauna Rodgers, who with her six children regularly serves lunch at the Men’s Shelter.

The Need

The Need

When you’re worried about surviving, it’s hard to think beyond the next meal, the next place to lay your head.

 

1,500

people in our region are homeless tonight.

1 in 7

people struggle with hunger every day.

1 in 4

children experience chronic food shortages at home.

 

Because of you,

UGM is here to welcome the hungry and homeless, providing food, shelter, clothing, medical care, legal services and case management to more than 5,000 people in one year.

Watch Jody talk about what staying at UGM has done for him.

“When you’re homeless, the whole world crashes down on you.”
- Jody
Play video.

Impact of your
gifts in 2018

117,576
nights of shelter provided.
331,029
meals served.
3,622
clinic visits (vision, medical, dental).

 

Save a life this week.

 

$20 provides 10 nutritious meals.
$90 provides a week of safe shelter and meals.
$180 provides a week of care for a mom and her children.
$250 provides a week of holistic recovery.