Food Lion donates 3,225 pounds of food

Food Lion donated 3,225 pounds of food to the pantry today. Mike Wilkes (right), Alamance Church Road store manager, and Rita Robinson (center), from corporate community relations, even stayed to help us stock the shelves. Food Lion Feeds brings hunger relief to the community year-round. We greatly appreciate this generous donation!

Celebrating generous potters

Join us Friday evening to celebrate the local potters who create and donate the beautiful bowls featured at Greensboro Urban Ministry’s annual Feast of Caring. The Pottery Pop-Up, a one-night show hosted by the Center for Visual Artists, will share the work of some of the many artists who give their time and talent to support […]

Serving Greensboro Together! #SGT4Hunger

Do you have a big circle around Tuesday, May 2? It’s Serving Greensboro Together, the day when you can eat out and help fight hunger in the community. It’s easy — grab your friends, kids, colleagues, book group — and head over to one of the more than 100  participating restaurants. Help us spread the […]

Support the Newly Rehoused

James is getting resettled into his own apartment, after several years of living outside. He has a mental condition that makes it really hard for him to trust that he can be safe around others, but he’s worked hard with his case manager and other supporters to begin to regain his sense of confidence. One […]

Just Mercy: A Book Study

Join Rev. Frank Dew, chaplaincy program director at Greensboro Urban Ministry, and The Servant Leadership School for a powerful look at our justice system and how we can seek justice for all. Just Mercy: A Book Study begins on Tuesday, January 19, and will run through March 22. The study will meet from 12:30 to […]

WE site case management

Greensboro Urban Ministry has contracted with local nonprofit agency Turning Point 180 this winter to provide case management services to clients staying in Weaver Extension shelters. Each winter, Greensboro Urban Ministry’s Weaver House shelter program coordinates Weaver Extension (WE) shelter sites with congregational partners to offer additional beds for men and women from December 1 […]

White Flag Warming Centers

On dangerously cold nights this winter, the Interactive Resource Center, YWCA and Greensboro Urban Ministry will be working with the city to ensure those who are living outside have a safe place to escape the frigid temperatures. For those experiencing homelessness who are not staying in shelters, living outside in places unfit for human habitation […]

Thank you, September volunteers!

Civic: Boy Scouts of America, C. W. Lawrence Lodge Corporate:  AFL-CIO State Labor Council, Bernard Robinson/Company, Best Buy, Deuterman Law Group, Moses Cone 1st Year Nurses Schools: Bennett College, Breckinridge Nursing School, Duke Divinity, GTCC, Greensboro College, Guilford College, Guilford County Schools, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina A&T, State University, UNCG, […]

Thank you, October volunteers!

Civic: Boy Scouts of America Corporate: Bank of America, Deuterman Law Group, Ecolab, Piedmont Natural Gas, United Guaranty, American Express Schools: Bennett College, Breckinridge Nursing School, Duke Divinity, Elon, GTCC, Greensboro College, Guilford College, Guilford County Schools, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina A&T, State University, UNCG, Wake Forest Divinity, Winston Salem […]

The Giving Season

ITG Brands, formerly Lorillard, shared time, talent and treasure with Greensboro Urban Ministry during Thanksgiving week. ITG Brands provided 55 turkeys, and employees donated all the non-perishable trimmings for the meals. On Monday and Tuesday, an employee team and some of their family members prepared and distributed Thanksgiving food bags for hungry neighbors who had […]