Who We Serve

 

GAM serves by addressing the economic, social, and spiritual needs of:

  • People who are homeless

  • People with homeless prevention needs, with utility assisttance

  • People who have medical needs, with prescriptions, dental & vision access

  • People who are hungry

  • People who have clothing needs, with Coat Closet for men and women

  • People who have transportation needs, with HRT local and Greyhound tickets

End of the year report for 2017 GAM assisted 2144 clients:

 

  • Helped 95 households with utilities, which helped 145 adults and 80 children. 
  • Provided financial assistance for 231 prescriptions for 99 clients
  • Provided assistance for 15 clients to get dental and vision care
  • GAM provided 499 housed families with food bags feeding a total 1355 men, women and children, 227 bag lunches were provided to our homeless population
  • Provided 785 clients with bus tickets for local transportation
  • Assisted 29 clients via Greyhound- "Homeward Bound"
  • There were 676 visits to the clothing closet, both men and women 
  • Provided 388 hygiene kits to clients
  • Assisted 28 clients to obtain photo IDs - both DMV and temporary
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Ghent 

Area

Ministry

“I have the audacity to believe that people everywhere can have three meals a day for their bodies, education and culture for their minds, and dignity, equality and justice for their spirits. I believe that what self-centered men have torn down, other-centered men can build up.”

                               Martin Luther King, Jr.