Press Releases

For further information about any of Central Union Mission press releases, please contact Deborah Chambers, director of strategic partnerships and community engagement, 202-745-7118 ext. 227.

Gospel Rescue Ministries to Merge with Central Union Mission

Central Union Mission (the Mission) and Gospel Rescue Ministries (GRM) are pleased to announce that the two organizations will be combining their ministries in order to expand their long and distinguished histories of helping the poor and homeless in the Nation’s Capital.

NFL HALL OF FAMER AND TV CHEF FEED POOR

Washington, DC. (June 4, 2013) - Former Washington Redskins Running Back and Chef, John Riggins has joined forces with the Sportsman Channel and Chef Scott Leysath to host and cook at the Hunt, Fish, Feed, event taking place Sunday, June 9, 5 p.m., at Central Union Mission

CENTRAL UNION MISSION BEGINS TRANSITION TO DOWNTOWN WASHINGTON

Wednesday, May 22, 2013 - Central Union Mission has temporarily relocated its services for homeless men to the Chinatown area. The Mission’s emergency shelter is now based at 810 5th Street, just around the corner from the Verizon Center.