TAG: 5K WALK TO FIGHT HOMELESSNESS


Union Rescue Mission 5k Hits Fundraising Goal with Help of ‘Average Joe’

Perhaps the success of the Union Rescue Mission’s first 5k Walk fundraiser held on Saturday (June 2, 2018) can not be fully gauged by the half million dollars raised (so far) by hundreds of participants, but by the increased level of community involvement. EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW The walk helped the Christian organization that tackles homelessness to move from tapping solely into the rich and famous for funds to inviting the “Average Joe”...

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Union Rescue Mission’s First 5k Walk To Fight Homelessness; WATCH Heartbreaking Skid Row Video

Homelessness is devastating communities nationwide, but nowhere more than in Los Angeles, said organizers of the Union Rescue Mission’s inaugural 5k Walk to Fight Homelessness planned for Saturday, June 2. “We now have more than 58,000 men, women and children living on Skid Row and throughout Los Angeles County each day,” URM said. “For more than 126 years, Union Rescue Mission has provided safe shelter, meals, long-term rehabilitation programs, education,...

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