Back Bay Mission

strengthening neighborhoods, seeking justice, transforming lives

Back Bay Mission, a community ministry of the United Church of Christ meets the urgent needs of those suffering from poverty and its effects while building pathways to social justice. We lead the way in delivering services, creating collaborative solutions, and transforming lives through mission immersion experiences.

Poverty in Mississippi

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Emergency assistance, the Micah Day Center, housing restoration, supportive housing, and intensive case management with peer support. Find the help you need here!

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Our clients rely on the generosity of people just like you. Strengthen neighborhoods, seek justice, and transform lives with a gift to Back Bay Mission today!

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The best mission immersion experience in the United Church of Christ, our volunteers work in several of our ministries. Find out more about volunteer opportunities at Back Bay Mission!


Latest News

2016 Interns

2016 Shari Prestemon Social Justice Interns Selected

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Back Bay Mission has selected the 2016 Shari Prestemon Social Justice Interns! They are Sheryl Garcia and Sherell Shippen. Sheryl Garcia is a 20 year old from Dallas, Texas. She…


A Story from Volunteer Betty Hibler

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Greetings from Union Church in Berea, Kentucky. Our volunteer trips to Back Bay Mission began in March 2008, when there was still a lot of cleanup and rebuilding following Hurricane Katrina.


What Back Bay Mission Volunteers Do

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As we wrote the other day, volunteers are a critical part of the work we do. Without the hundreds of volunteers who come to the Mission from across the United…


Happy National Volunteer Week!

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A happy National Volunteer Week to you! Each year, we like to take this week to recognize and honor all of the people who make our work possible through their…