Events

Discover the daily challenges poor and homeless people face.
Meet men and women whose lives have been transformed.
Get involved.

These are just a few of the things that you can experience at a Mission event.

We hold multiple events each month. You can tour a shelter, attend a graduation for one of our recovery programs or attend an event in your neighborhood. We hope to see you at an event soon.

If you have questions about any upcoming event please contact us — 206.723.0767 x428 or mission@ugm.org


Events calendar

November 2014
December 2014

Featured Event

One City / One HopeNovember 1 — November 24
One City / One Hope — Neighborhood Challenge
Your neighborhood can make a difference! The neighborhood that provides the most Thanksgiving meals by November 24th, wins a neighborhood party complete with mouth-watering BBQ, live holiday music, games for the kids and more! Party will be held on Sunday, December 7th. Give now.



November 2014

Tuesday, November 18 — 7:30am-9:00am
Church Leadership Breakfast — Capitol Hill Presbyterian Church

We'll honor outstanding church partners, eat some good food and place in your hands our Annual Report — filled with inspiring stories of transformation from men and women in our community! Register now.

Thursday, November 20 — 6:30pm-8:00pm
Graduation — Men's Recovery Program
14520 100th Ave NE, Bothell, WA 98011 
Celebrate our recovery program graduates at Eastside Foursquare Church and hear stories of changed lives. 

Friday, November 21 — 6:00pm-10:00pm
Open Mic Night — Moksha Clothing Boutique
4512 University Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
Come share your art to benefit homeless people and Others Like Us. We'll have homeless men and women share their stories
 through art, music and poetry. Join the Facebook event.

Saturday, November 22— 8:30pm-1:00am
Coat Drive & 2nd Annual Black Party — Pearl
700 Bellevue Way NE, Suite 50, Bellevue, WA 98004
This year's Black Party hosted by Kevin Healy and Mike Mercer and will benefit the Mission with a coat drive! The goal is to raise 2,000 coats for homeless men, women and children. Get tickets.

Sunday, November 23 — 8:00am-11:30am
5K & 10K Run/Walk — Green Lake Gobble
5900 W Green Lake Way N, Seattle, WA 98103
Join us at Seattle's premier Thanksgiving event to help feed our hungry neighbors! The event includes a food drive, 5K and 10K Run/Walk, free kid's dash and a mashed potato eating contest. Register now.

Tuesday, November 25 — 6:00am-6:30pm
Radio Broadcast — Spirit 105.3 FM
Listen live to hear real stories from homeless men and women, live interviews from our shelters, and how one meal can change a life this Thanksgiving. Listen live.

Thursday, November 27
Thanksgiving Day
Thanks to caring friends like you, hundreds of hungry men, women and children will find a holiday meal at the Mission. We'll serve a traditional turkey dinner complete with gravy, mashed potatoes, corn, cranberry sauce and pumpkin pie. Give meals.

Saturday, November 29 — 10:00am-11:30am
Zumba Blanket Drive — Renton Community Center
1715 SE Maple Valley Hwy, Renton WA 98057
Donate a new fleece blanket for Seattle's homeless and enjoy a complimentary 90-minute Zumba class! You'll enjoy Salsa, Axe, Merengue, Bollywood, and more. You don't need to be a dancer, just feel the music for a great cause!



December 2014

Monday, December 1
T-shirt Launch — Others Like Us

Our online clothing store is launching a new T-shirt to benefit Seattle's homeless. Wear the gear. Share the story. Support the cause. Shop now.

Monday, December 1 — 6:00pm
Tour — Men's Shelter
318 - 2nd Ave Ext S, Seattle, WA 98104
Join us for an unforgettable tour and hear men in recovery share their story. Sign up for a tour.

Monday, December 7
One City / One Hope — Neighborhood Challenge Party

The neighborhood that provided the most Thanksgiving meals by November 24th, wins a free neighborhood party complete with mouth-watering BBQ, live holiday music, games for the kids and more! Location and winning neighborhood to be announced.

Saturday, December 13 — 11:00am
Tour — Women & Children's Shelter
3802 South Othello Street, Seattle, WA 98118
Join us for an unforgettable tour and hear women in recovery share their story. Sign up for a tour.

Wednesday, December 17 — 6:30pm-8:00pm
Graduation — Women's Recovery Program
3800 South Othello Street, Seattle, WA 98118
Celebrate our recovery program graduates at our Youth Services theater and hear stories of changed lives. Refreshments following.

Thursday, December 18 — 6:30pm-8:00pm
Graduation — Men's Recovery Program
13646 NE 24th St, Bellevue, WA 98005
Celebrate our recovery program graduates at Westminster Chapel and hear stories of changed lives. 

Thursday, December 25
Christmas Day
Thanks to caring friends like you, hundreds of hungry men, women and children will find a holiday meal at the Mission. We'll serve a traditional dinner complete with all the fixings and pie for dessert. Give meals. 

(Graduations are held to celebrate the successful completion of a recovery program by men and women staying at the Mission.)