Second Harvest-Fighting Hunger, Feeding Hope

This past Monday, I left early from my internship at UGM and got to explore Second Harvest and all the great things they do for our community. First, I got a tour of Second Harvest’s warehouse by Heidi Moll, Second Harvest’s Marketing Manager. I had been to Second Harvest before but…

The Heart of UGM

By Kelsey Cobain, UGM Marketing Intern Many say that the heart of the home is in the kitchen. Now, this may not be true for every household, but at the Union Gospel Mission, I’ve found this saying true. Two weeks ago, I came into UGM prepared to spend my day…

Albertsons and Safeway Present the Hunger Run

By: Kelsey Cobain, UGM Marketing Intern The Albertsons/Safeway chain is joining in the fight against hunger by presenting the Hunger Run in partnership with Second Harvest and UGM. The Hunger Run is a 5k walk/run that will take place on April 2 in the Spokane Valley. The run is a great way to get outdoors…

Meet Carrie

By: Kelsey Cobain, UGM Marketing Intern Carrie Horton is not just a Spokane native, devoted mother, and certified race coach of Road Runners Club of America. Carrie is also joining the Hunger Run team as our Race Director. What is entailed in directing a race? Actually a lot. I got to…

Feeding The Hungry 365 Days A Year

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The Union Gospel Mission serves 1,000 meals a day at the average cost of just $1.84 per meal. Due to the high quantity of food donations the Union Gospel Mission receives from the community, they are able to serve hearty, warm, nutritious meals. At  UGM’s Men’s Shelter, people who come in…

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…