UMAR supports adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in a variety of programs in 12 cities across Western North Carolina. Support includes group homes, apartments, vocational services, art programs, and mobile work crews. Visit the UMAR website for more information. For more ideas on how you can get involved, contact Ruby Mossor (704-408-3223).

Donate an item or your time and talents to UMAR! Opportunities listed below.


  • Office supplies
  • Plastic drinking cups
  • Zip top storage bags
  • Towels/washcloths
  • Pastic storage tubs
  • Craft and art supplies
  • Snacks
  • Gift cards (stores or restaurants)


  • Plant a garden
  • Teach a class or new skill
  • Play games (video or board)
  • Host a party, dance, or cookout
  • Send a card
  • Be a friend
  • Share a meal
  • Sponsor a program