Know Your Craft 5K to benefit Urban Ministry Center
Triple C Brewing Company presents the Know Your Craft 5K each year to raise funds for charity and we are thrilled to be this year’s beneficiary! The race is on Saturday, April 6, 9am and registration is open now. Can’t make it? They even have a special ‘sleep in’ registration so you can get a tshirt and still help end homelessness, but skip the run. Or sign up to volunteer!
HousingFest 2019: Mandolin Orange Announced as Headliners!
We are thrilled to announce Mandolin Orange as the 2019 HousingFest headliner! The 2019 concert to end homelessness, presented by Urban Ministry Center in conjunction with Maxx Music, Blumenthal Performing Arts, and Visulite Theatre, will be Thursday, June 20, at Knight Theater. Tickets go on sale to the general public this Friday, March 22, 10am.
You won’t want to miss this final event in the 2019 HousingFest music and arts festival. The Chapel Hill duo has a newly released album, Tides of a Teardrop, that has already reached #1 on Billboard’s Heatseeker chart and #2 on Billboard’s Folk chart!
More announcements coming soon about community art and music events leading up to the HousingFest concert on June 20
Continue to visit housingfest.org for more information and keep up to date on other events surrounding the concert.
Scattered Site is hiring a Case Manager. Deadline to apply is March 29.
Urban Ministry Center and Men’s Shelter of Charlotte Will Merge to Elevate Homeless Services and Find Permanent Housing Solutions
Ending homelessness is a bold and complex undertaking. That’s why, we are excited to announce that Urban Ministry Center and Men’s Shelter of Charlotte are planning to join forces to become one organization in May 2019. Read more from the Board Chairs on our announcement.
If you are looking for inspiration, for listening to that whisper, or how to help your community with issues of homelessness, these books will not disappoint. Sold at local bookstores and online at Amazon.
Charity Navigator gives UMC Four Star Rating
We are honored to share that Charity Navigator’s annual evaluation of Urban Ministry Center has come back at an overall score of 94.07/100 and we continue to be a four-star charity.