Greensboro artist, William ‘Bill” Mangum started the Honor Card program 33 years ago as a means to spread joy during the holidays while also providing important funding to programs operated by GUM that serve our community. Each year he paints a new image to be used exclusively for the Holiday Honor Card. This year’s theme […]

  • A message from Myron Wilkins, Executive Director of Greensboro Urban Ministry regarding Coronavirus.

    Thanks to all of you for your prayers of support and concern as GUM works to protect the vulnerable people that we serve. We remain open and are serving the homeless and low-income neighbors of Guilford County while maintaining strict protocols to protect guests, volunteers and staff from Covid-19 and other illnesses. We continue to […]

  • Current program changes & needs:

    This page will be updated on a regular basis so please check back for additional updates. We are open and all GUM programs are still in operation. GUM’s Emergency Assistance Food Pantry is open FOUR days a week. TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY & FRIDAY 9:30am – 3:30pm. For the month of JULY APPLICANTS CAN COME TWICE […]

About Us

Greensboro Urban Ministry’s mission is to express the love of God to our neighbors in need by offering food, shelter and solutions. Our vision is stable lives for our neighbors. 

We have served the Greensboro community since 1967.

Poverty is an equal-opportunity destroyer. Lack of food, funds and affordable housing create true disasters in the lives of our guests. Our goal is to be there first with them to help them dig out of the rubble and return to stability as quickly as possible.

Learn more about us by reading our website, the latest news in our homepage News Tab section, our Recent Posts at the bottom of each page, and on Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and Twitter. Join our community of supporters!

Thank you to our corporate sponsors:

Greensboro Urban Ministry’s Corporate Sponsors provide important program support and awareness-raising for events and special campaigns.  We would like to thank the corporations displayed below for their generous support during this fiscal year!