Founded in 1902, the Union Gospel Mission
is dedicated to serving the homeless, poor, and addicted in our community.
Providing safe shelter, nutritious food, free dental and medical care, and a
broad variety of life-changing programs, the Mission helps people rebuild
their lives - physically, emotionally, spiritually and educationally. We
invite you to join us as we reach out in God's love to bring help and hope
to our community - one person at a time.
‘I tell you
the truth, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers of mine,
you did for me.’
There are many ways you can donate to the
Union Gospel Mission. Please click on the appropriate links below to give
your gift today, get more information, and to join us in this exciting
ministry. If you have questions, feel free to email or call. We look forward
to hearing from you. Thank you and God bless you!
Office of Development
You may give a financial gift in the following ways:
Online (by credit card)
To make a donation from our secure server
You may send your check or credit card payment to:
Union Gospel Mission
Department of Donor Services
77 Ninth Street East
Saint Paul, MN 55101
Use our printable Donation Form.
Call 651-789-7557 to make a gift by credit card or to speak to a donor
relations officer. Our friendly donor services associates are available to
assist you during regular business hours. If you call at another time,
please leave a message and your call will be returned during regular
Estate and Will Planning
After providing for your family, do you have definite instructions for
the disbursement of any of your estate to the charitable causes that matter
most to you? To learn about planned giving tools that are available to meet
your charitable giving and estate planning needs, please
Many employers have matching-gift programs through which your generosity
to Union Gospel Mission can be multiplied. As a non-profit human services
organization, Union Gospel Mission is eligible for many matching-gift
programs of corporations, foundations, and other organizations.
If you are a federal employee, you can donate to us through the Combined
Federal Campaign (CFC). Our CFC Code is 38892. For more information please
log on to
Stocks and other property
Gifts of appreciated securities offer tax advantages including forgiveness
of the tax on capital gain and an income tax charitable deduction for the
fair market value of the securities. You also can make gifts of property
such as real estate, life insurance, and retirement accounts. These gifts
provide tax advantages and may require independent appraisals to meet
Internal Revenue Service (IRS) guidelines.
Electronic delivery of stock shares
is the most secure and expedient delivery process available and
provides efficient internal control as well as cost savings. Please
instruct your broker to deliver stock via DTC to:
UBS Financial Services, Inc.
Also, you can email Jim Kersting at
call 651-789-7554 with questions about giving stocks and
appreciated assets as gifts.
Clothing that is clean and in good condition can be dropped off at our
Central Services building located at 435 University Avenue East, St. Paul.
Hours are Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Saturday
from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. For more information,
click here. For directions,
click here or call 651-292-1721.
To confirm that we receive your gift and for tax purposes, we will send you
a letter documenting the gift amount.