Your Impact

Look What You’ve Done!

We are proud to share what your contributions accomplished in our fiscal year 2016:

Men's Ministry

Overnight Guests

Overnight Guests

  • 58,811 nights of shelter were provided through the Overnight Guest Ministry and Spiritual Transformation Program
  • 5,705 counseling sessions and home or hospital visits
Spiritual Transformation Program

Spiritual Transformation Program

  • 148 men participated in the Spiritual Transformation Program (STP).
  • 1,865 appointments for eye exams, testing or private medical or legal consultations
  • 17,268 hours of instruction in English literacy, GED preparation and other skills were provided.
Ready2Succeed Program

Ready2Succeed Program

  • 51 men and women were served in the Ready2Succeed Program;
  • 57 men in the Work Therapy Program (working and living at the Mission);
  • 49 men in the Special Circumstances Transitional Program;
  • 26 men were housed in the Gospel Mission House transition home.

Family Ministry

Food PLUS Center

Food PLUS Center

  • $1,156,505 worth of clothing, furniture and household goods;
  • $8,658,734 worth of food distributed
  • $4,142,935 meals for needy men, women, families and children were served.
Camp Bennett

Camp Bennett

404 children attended summer camp at Camp Bennett

Seniors Luncheon

Seniors Luncheon

  • 12 Seniors Luncheons were held in English and Spanish.
  • 7 families were housed in the Mission’s Lambert House, our low-income housing facility.
Operation Christmas Miracle

Operations Backpack and Christmas Miracle

  • 660 children received backpacks filled with school supplies through Operation Back Pack;
  • 2,000 children received Operation Christmas Miracle bags.

Partner Ministry Focus

Donors

Donors

  • Faithful supporters donated $14,832,838 in money and gifts-in-kind.
  • Central Union Mission supporters donated $$212,351 in bequests this year.
Volunteers

Volunteers

  • 7,922 volunteers served, and 9,311 volunteer opportunities were filled at various Mission locations.
  • Volunteers donated 18,662 volunteer hours.