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ALLEVIATING POVERTY

OUR MISSION

Advocating for those affected by poverty

PROVIDING OPPORTUNITY

OUR VOLUNTEERS

Opportunities working in Hunger, Homelessness, and Healthcare

PROVIDING A HAND UP

HELP & SUPPORT

More than 90 cents of every dollar donated goes to client services

WHAT WE'RE ABOUT

POVERTY ALLEVIATION WITHIN WAKE COUNTY

Urban Ministries of Wake County engages our community to serve and advocate on behalf of those affected by poverty by providing food and nutrition, promoting health and wellness, and by laying the foundations of home.

21,035

PEOPLE FOUND FOOD

1,588

PATIENTS FOUND HEALTH

386

WOMEN FOUND SAFETY

100,000 PEOPLE

ACROSS WAKE COUNTY

Are forced to choose between food or electricity; to deal with symptoms of disease or seek a doctor; and to seek shelter or risk violence.

Urban Ministries of Wake County alleviates the effects of poverty for more than 25,000 people by providing food, healthcare, and shelter to our most vulnerable neighbors, allowing  families to reallocate the costs associated with their basic needs.

OUR SINCEREST APPRECIATION

MULTI-YEAR PARTNERS

30 Jan

From Volunteer to Family

  • By Jordan Hewitt
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Have you ever just tried to Google “volunteer opportunities” for nurses? It’s amazing how few you can find that aren’t advertisements to go abroad or a plea for monetary donations. I searched for what seemed like months....
24 Jan

I’ve Learned

  • By Jordan Hewitt
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My involvement with Urban Ministries came unintentionally. After years of working in a major corporation in the administrative field I felt I deserved to take it easy. I wasn’t looking to spend my time “giving back”. But...
11 Jan

Eliminate the Latter and Amplify the Former

  • By Jordan Hewitt
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The progress that we have made in the pantry, our clients will continue. Our progress will only be amplified by our clients, because now they have the opportunity to do so. Client-choice is the term in the...
10 Nov

7 #GivingTuesday Opportunities

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1. Give a family a week’s worth of healthy groceries For just $25 you can feed a family for a whole week. You’re not just feeding them unappetizing, but you can provide them with fresh produce, frozen...
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