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1 03, 2017

Volunteer Spotlight – Betsy’s Birthday

2017-08-30T18:36:44+00:00 March 1st, 2017|Latest News|

Have you ever considered volunteering at Union Mission but you just didn't know what you could do or where you would be useful? We get asked constantly by potential volunteers, "I am not sure what I could offer Union Mission, so where could I be helpful?" There are literally hundreds of different ways to volunteer [...]

14 02, 2017

Bags of Love

2017-02-14T15:47:18+00:00 February 14th, 2017|Latest News|

We would like to thank Shana and Nathaniel Clay for their act of kindness for Valentine’s Day! People throughout the community donated funds to purchase Thirty-One bags and Shana, a consultant, filled each bag with toiletries, snacks and special goodies. The bags were given to Crossroads Men’s Shelter and Brookside Women and Children’s Center for [...]

25 01, 2017

Holiday Report Card 2016

2017-08-30T18:36:45+00:00 January 25th, 2017|Latest News|

We are very thankful for the tremendous blessings God has bestowed on the mission and those we serve. As the holiday season approached, we weren’t sure how God was going to accomplish everything we had hoped to do, but He did through you and others! Holiday Food Giveaways Stats: Families Served at Thanksgiving ..................3,991 Families [...]

25 01, 2017

Sweet Hearts

2017-08-30T18:36:45+00:00 January 25th, 2017|Stories of Hope|

Happy Valentine’s Day! The topic of love comes to the fore in the month of February, as we celebrate Valentine’s Day on the 14th. Most of us enjoy hearing a good love story, and it’s exciting when God brings two people together. This past year, the mission has been blessed to watch God’s hand in several [...]

25 01, 2017

Biblical Counseling & Discipleship registration going on now

2017-08-30T18:36:45+00:00 January 25th, 2017|Latest News|

Do you want to grow in your ability to understand and use the Bible? Do you care for those around you and want to give your friends biblical advice? At Union Mission, we believe that God has provided us with real answers for the real problems people encounter in life. If you want your counsel [...]

2 12, 2016

Help us meet a huge food need this December

2017-08-30T18:36:45+00:00 December 2nd, 2016|Latest News|

The June flood of this year has made the need for food this holiday season greater than it has been in a very long time. Many West Virginians are simply out of the financial resources to put food on the table and they are coming to the Union Mission in droves seeking help. Last month, [...]

14 11, 2016

Papa Johns and WCHS are offering pizza in exchange for canned goods

2016-11-14T15:50:55+00:00 November 14th, 2016|Latest News|

Monday, November 21st, for one day only, Papa Johns and WCHS TV are teaming up to help Union Mission combat hunger this holiday season. During regular business hours at participating Papa Johns Pizza restaurants, bring in 12 cans of food and get a large, one topping pizza for free. All food items will go to [...]

3 11, 2016

$2.49 Can Provide a Meal this Holiday

2017-08-30T18:36:45+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|Latest News|

The holiday season is rapidly approaching. Along with the holidays comes colder temperatures. These temperatures can get us all in the holiday spirit, but for the homeless and hungry, they can turn deadly. November is a month to reflect on the many blessings we have received. It is also a month to consider being a [...]