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.


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.

King County's homeless count rises above 11,600 people

King County's homeless count rises above 11,600 people
The results of King County's annual count of people experiencing homelessness are in, and show another large increase from the year before.

Handbag designer gives hope to homeless women in Seattle

Handbag designer gives hope to homeless women in Seattle
Joy Egbegimba, the designer behind Nuciano Handbags, walked into Hope Place with three brand new purses for three women, just in time for Mother's Day.