Ways to Donate

One-Time Donation
Help us fight against poverty in our community. Learn more

Sustaining Donors
Become a monthly contributor and help us maintain programs through regular donations. Learn more

Honoring friends and family
Urban Ministries can help you memorialize, honor and celebrate friends and family in a meaningful way throughout the year. Simply send your check (or donate online) to Urban Ministries and include the name of your honoree on the donation form. When donating online simply choose “Honor/Memorial” and put your honoree’s name in the additional information section of PayPal, and the address where the gift card should be sent. We will send a gift card in your name. Questions? Contact John Welch at 919-256-2172 or jwelch@urbanmin.org.

Matching Gifts
Many companies provide matching gift programs, doubling or tripling an employee’s contribution to Urban Ministries. Check with your company’s human resources department to determine its matching gift policy.

Planned Gifts
Planned gifts can provide tax benefits for you and your family, while helping our neighbors in need.

For information on Planned Giving and sample language requests, please click here. For further information on planned giving opportunities, please contact John Welch at 919-256-2172 or jwelch@urbanmin.org.

Sponsorship Opportunities
Through sponsoring one of our events, your organization will receive formal recognition based on sponsorship level which could include your organization’s name and logo being prominently displayed on event materials and our website. For more information on sponsorship opportunities, please contact Carol Schwartz at 919-256-2179 or cschwartz@urbanmin.org.

Stock Gifts
Stock may be transferred to the Urban Ministries account: Wells Fargo, DTC 0141, Account 89986012. Please be sure to contact Mickey Holt, Director of Finance, at 919-256-2166 (or mholt@urbanmin.org) before you initiate your transfer. We will be unable to identify your donation from the transfer notice; please contact Mickey to ensure a proper transfer.

Time and Expertise
Urban Ministries is always in need of volunteers for all parts of our organization. Please see our Volunteer section for more details on these opportunities.

What Your Donation Supports


Three primary care visits, lab work and meds at the Open Door Clinic


One week of food for 26 families via our Hunger & Nutrition program


One month of quality medical care to 19 uninsured neighbors


Five homeless women moved to stable homes and productive lives

Triangle United Way Number: 840 | Combined Federal Campaign Code: 28226 | State Employees Combined Campaign Code: 2573

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