Give hope for the holidays


Click an option below to help our homeless guests this Christmas season. If your gift is in honor of a loved one, you’ll have the option to send an e-card to notify them of your gift, or we’ll mail you a card to give them yourself!

10 Meals for a Hungry Person - $18.40


Offer warm, nutritious meals to people who have nowhere else to turn. Whether it’s a homeless man coming in off the street or a struggling family eating at UGM to make ends meet, your gift offers comfort and hope to someone who needs to know he or she is important.


Give meals.
A Safe Place to Stay - $90


Give someone a week of safe, clean and sober shelter and meals. People who seek refuge at UGM come from a variety of challenging situations: from winter cold on the streets, domestic abuse, eviction, hospitalization, and incarceration, to name a few. Your gift offers a homeless person security, time, basic medical care and resources to seek stable, permanent housing and employment.


Give shelter.
Care for a Mom and her Children - $180


Give a homeless family a safe place to stay. Whether they’re homeless, fleeing domestic violence or going through a recovery journey, your gift provides a week of shelter, meals, medical care, spiritual care and guidance toward stability for a family in need.


Help a family.
Holistic Recovery - $250


Give someone a chance to address the underlying issues that caused their homelessness. Our holistic recovery program addresses childhood trauma, generational poverty and addiction, parenting, mental health problems and how to get and keep meaningful employment. Your gift provides a week of wraparound care designed to restore them spiritually, physically, mentally and emotionally.


Give recovery.