Big thank you to Polygon for $130,000 donation
Vancouver, BC—Union Gospel Mission thanks Polygon Homes and their employees for the generous donation of $130,650. Some $100,000 of the donation was from employees, $25,000 from Polygon directly and $5650 from Polygon suppliers. These funds will allow UGM to purchase a three-ton truck for use at UGM’s kitchen, and a minivan for use by the Vancouver outreach team.
Union Gospel Mission has been reaching hungry, hurting, and homeless men, women, youth, and children for nearly 70 years. Through its 8 locations in Metro Vancouver and the city of Mission, UGM provides counseling, education, safe housing, and alcohol and drug recovery to those struggling with poverty, homelessness, and addiction. The heart of the mission is to demonstrate God’s transforming love, ease the burden of the most vulnerable, rebuild the lives of the broken, and offer dignity to those who feel cast aside. To find out more, visit www.ugm.ca.
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