Newsroom

The place for the latest on homelessness and poverty and the Mission's ever-expanding work in the community.

For all media inquiries, please get in touch with Elizabeth Griffin — 206.473.0228 or egriffin@ugm.org.


Team Mission helps runners overcome homelessness and addiction

Team Mission helps runners overcome homelessness and addiction
For a group of formerly homeless people, recovering from years of turmoil and addiction, part of staying clean and sober now involves lacing up a pair of sneakers.

Non-profit helps foster kids in Washington

Non-profit helps foster kids in Washington
Office Moms and Dads is a group working to help comfort foster kids throughout the state of Washington during some of the most difficult moments of their lives.

Seahawks Rookies Serve Food To Those In Need

Seahawks Rookies Serve Food To Those In Need
Seahawks rookies recently traded in their football jerseys for aprons.

References to 'Addicts'

References to 'Addicts'
The Associated Press has changed how it recommends reporters write about "addicts." But a Union Gospel Mission officials says the news agency is off.

Brent Graduates

Brent Graduates
Brent Ford shares his story of going from homeless to college graduate with the help of Seattle's Union Gospel Mission.