Search + Rescue: Care, Connect and Coach

Meals, clothing and hygiene items are just a few of the things that our Search + Rescue team distributes during their outreach. While these essentials are important, the Search + Rescue team seeks to minister to our homeless neighbors by getting to know them, encouraging them and helpingĀ  them find resources to improve their lives and find stable housing. We … Read More

Planned Giving: We Can Help!

January is often the time to make plans. Did you know Union Gospel Mission can help you with Planned Giving? We can! Check out our online resources to learn more.

Real Change in LifeChange: Craig’s Story

His deepening faith in Jesus, and the fun outlet Craig found in Union Gospel Mission’s running club, helped him overcome addiction and homelessness in LifeChange. Watch Craig’s story: Real Change in LifeChange: Craig's Story from Union Gospel Mission on Vimeo.

Your Gift DOUBLES! Year-End Giving Challenge

Our year-end giving challenge: Your gift will DOUBLE up to $31,000. We want to meet this match by midnight, Sunday December 31. GIVE today! 2017 Year End Matching Challenge from Union Gospel Mission on Vimeo.

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas from the guests, volunteers and staff from our Christmas Day event. We served 545 meals and gave away 500 gift bags. Many thanks to our donors and volunteers for making it possible! Merry Christmas from Union Gospel Mission on Vimeo.

Real Change in LifeChange: Jennifer’s Story

You may have read Jennifer’s story in our November print newsletter. Check out this video to learn more about Jennifer and hear from her attorney how Jennifer has transformed her life in LifeChange. Not only is Jennifer receiving help in LifeChange, her children are too. Real Change in LifeChange: Jennifer's Story from Union Gospel Mission on Vimeo.

Urgent Need: Blankets and Sleeping Bags for the Homeless

It is cold out there! We have an urgent need for blankets and sleeping bags. Giving these items is EASY. Just go to our Amazon Wish List and select the items you want to buy and they will ship directly to the Mission! A blanket or sleeping bag makes a huge difference to someone who is homeless!

Paper Turkey Campaign Makes a Difference

Anthony volunteered to help pack Paper Turkey Thanksgiving Food Baskets in 2016. In past years, his family had been a recipient of a Thanksgiving Food Basket. The Paper Turkey campaign helps families in need. Give today! Paper Turkey Campaign Makes a Difference from Union Gospel Mission on Vimeo.

Paper Turkey is Back!

What is a “Paper Turkey” and how can it help a family in need this Thanksgiving? Check out this video: UGMPortland Presents: Paper Turkey 2017 from Union Gospel Mission on Vimeo.