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 […]

Greensboro Urban Ministry Announces Director of Development

Greensboro Urban Ministry, a leading non-profit serving the community for over 50 years announced Kathleen Smith as the incoming Director of Development effective April 1, 2019. Kathleen is a 13 year resident of Greensboro, and a development veteran with over 20 years fundraising and development experience. Smith’s hiring comes as Greensboro Urban Ministry (GUM) implements […]

On the Front Lines of Help and Hope

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 […]

Greensboro Urban Ministry

Expressing the love of God to people in need through practical action in the Greater Greensboro area.