Greensboro Urban Ministry began as a grassroots effort when leaders from a handful of downtown congregations noticed the great disparity and need in our community. Their goal was simple – to provide the most basic needs of a human being; food and shelter. Now, more than 50 years later, GUM relies on the kindness and […]
Many people come to Greensboro Urban Ministry through a program — as a client, volunteer or donor. Often, the full range of programs provided at our agency are not as well known. In our newest video, learn about the many ways Greensboro Urban Ministry seeks to provide crisis assistance and hope to those in need […]
Expressing the love of God to people in need through practical action in the Greater Greensboro area.
Greensboro Urban Ministry (GUM) is a 501 (c) 3 charitable organization, Tax ID 56-0890545. Donations to GUM are tax-deductible. Your donations to Greensboro Urban Ministry allow us to provide life-changing services for men, women and families. We have several front lines where we meet men, women and families in crisis. For us, the needs that fill […]
Our 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. Our social workers, chaplains, staff and volunteers help those in need to experience this love by helping them find paths to economic stability, personal fulfillment, and spiritual well-being. […]
Greensboro Urban Ministry offers lots of ways for you to get involved. Our volunteers come in all ages and abilities — we all share a belief in one person’s power to make a difference. And together, there is so much we can do! So bring yourself, a friend, your colleagues and join us on the front […]