Barb’s Training Update #3

Life vs. Training By Barbara Comito, UGM Director of Marketing Well, back on January 25 when I started this training, I had hoped I would be much farther along a week and a half before the Hunger Run. Honestly, I thought I’d be down 10 pounds, easily doing 100 kettle…

Barb’s Training Update #2

By Barbara Comito, UGM Director of Marketing & Communications What’s better than running in a windowless room on a treadmill with pre-recorded words of encouragement coming from your phone: “Great job!” “Keep it up!” “You’re almost there!” Honestly, almost anything, but definitely, running with a No Boundaries group at Fleet…

Gearing Up With Fleet Feet

On January 26, 2016, Posted by , In Uncategorized, By ,, , With No Comments

By Kelsey Cobain, UGM Marketing Intern Editor’s Note: Barb Comito, Director of Marketing and Communications at the Union Gospel Mission, is training for her first 5K – The Hunger Run. I got to tag-along on her trip to Fleet Feet as she geared up to start running. Quality equipment is…

Barb Trains for Her First 5K

By Barbara Comito, UGM Director of Marketing & Communications Pretty much every year – spoken or unspoken – I make a resolution to get in better shape. This year, my employer, Union Gospel Mission, and Second Harvest decided to join forces and put on the Hunger Run – a serendipitous…

New Year, New Hunger Run

On January 18, 2016, Posted by , In Uncategorized, By ,,, , With No Comments

It takes a community coming together to help those in need. Union Gospel Mission and Second Harvest are starting 2016 right by partnering up and creating the Inland Northwest’s first Hunger Run on April 2. One in every seven people in our community struggles with hunger and not knowing where…