News Room

News RoomTo view news about Urban Ministries of Wake County and the issues we tackle, click arrow next to each category to expand:

Press Releases:
Skylines newsletters:
Spring 2015 Newsletter: PDF
Fall 2012 Newsletter: PDF or ISSUU viewer.
Spring 2012 Newsletter: PDF or ISSUU viewer.
Fall 2013 Newsletter: PDF or ISSUU viewer.
Spring 2014 Newsletter: PDF or ISSUU viewer
In the News:


Walter Magazine: Kari Howe Stoltz: Banking on community (Sept 2013)
WNCN NBC17: Volunteers turn day of remembrance into day of service in Raleigh (9/11/13)
ABC 11: Food banks overwhelmed by backlog in food stamp system (9/24/13)


N&O-Article Title: Tar Heel of the Week: Volunteer Doctor gives doses of free vegetables (7/20/13)
N&O- Article Title: Tackling Global issues through volunteerism (7/7/13)


WRAL- Article Title: Raleigh holds annual backyard chicken coops tour (5/20/13)
News 14- Article Title: Wake Co. Tour D’ Coop showcases urban chickens, gardening (5/20/13)
N&O- Article Title: Chicken fanciers tour area birds living high life (5/19/13)
Raleigh Telegram- Article Title: Tour of Raleigh Chicken Farms To Be Held Saturday (5/15/13)
WRAL- Article Title: See how the chickens live on Tour D’ Coop (5/14/13)
Beltline Buzz- Article Title: Green Thumbs Up (5/13/13)
Midtown Magazine- Article Title: Chickens For Charity (May 2013)


N&O- Article Title: ‘COCK-Tail Party’ for a cause (April 2013)


WRAL- Article Title: Triangle restaurants, organizations recognized by National Geographic (3/4/2013)


N&O- Article Title: Groups join Urban Ministries of Wake County’s year- round food drive (1/30/13)
NC Health News- Article Title: Free Clinics Face Big Changes Under Health Reform (1/23/13) Article Title: Food Pantry to set charity drive record (1/16/13)
N&O- Article Title: Raleigh-based agency launches ’52 Week Food Drive’ (1/11/13)
NBC 17- Article Title: Urban Ministries of Wake County stocking shelves one week at a time (1/11/13)
Hunger at a Glance:
N&O- Article Title: In a growing state, growing hunger (7/28/13)
Triangle Business Journal- Article Title: N.C. food stamp enrollment increases by 10.5% (2/22/13)
Please contact John Welch, at or 919.256.2172


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