United Ministries Receives $10,000 Grant

United Ministries Receives $10,000 Grant from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation to Support Adult Education Download Full Press Release The Dollar General Literacy Foundation awarded United Ministries a $10,000 grant to support adult education. This local grant award is part of over $7.1 million in grants awarded to more than 900 schools, nonprofits and organizations…
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GED Graduate Finds Vocation in Metallurgy

I first met Steve Jant when he joined our GED program in 2009.  The GED was a huge challenge for him, and he studied on and off with us for four full years.  After he graduated in 2013, he went to Greenville Technical College, where he struggled with introductory college level work. Steve stopped by…
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One Plus One Can Equal Three

Just over a year ago, I received a call from Tony McDade, Executive Director for Greenville Area Interfaith Hospitality Network (GAIHN) asking if we could meet with Ethan Friddle, Interim Director of United Ministries, to hear and discuss an idea. I recall the words creative and visionary being part of our conversation. After first discussing…
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GED Graduate Returns to Share Success

We’re always so delighted in the GED program when our graduates come back to tell us how happy and successful they are in their lives. That’s certainly the way we felt when Raydale McJunkin, a 2006 graduate, surprised us when he came in to tell us about his life after graduation. Ten years is a…
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