Back Bay Mission is a community ministry of the United Church of Christ meeting 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.

Our Mission and Values

Everything that we do – from serving the poor and marginalized of the Mississippi Gulf Coast to welcoming volunteers from across the United States – is governed by our mission and values. Learn about what we believe and why we do what we do.

Our History

Back Bay Mission has been a force for good on the Mississippi Gulf Coast since 1922. Through the Civil Rights movement, battles with local governments, and multiple hurricanes, Back Bay Mission has serving the poor and marginalized of the Gulf Coast and the people of the United Church of Christ.

Our People

We’re fortunate to have an amazing staff and dedicated Board of Directors. Meet them here!