One Year Can Change Everything

Mission Year invites you to use your gifts in an urban community for a year.

Our ProgramsSupport Mission Year

Do You See the World Differently?

Apply Now

Support Mission Year


Christian young adults since 1997 have devoted a year to loving God and loving people in the city through Mission Year.


Total service hours have been provided by Mission Year team members over the last 20 years.


Hours to 40 different community service sites and neighborhood ministries are provided each year.


Hours in neighborhood prayer walks, visitations, and community outreach are provided by Mission Year team members each year.


Of the most at-risk and vulnerable are served in Chicago, Houston, and Philadelphia.


People hear about Jesus through Mission Year team members each year.

Your financial gift serves individuals and communities

Give Today

Application Deadline

  • Recent Posts

    Just Breathe

    Sit with your back straight. Place the tip of your tongue against the ridge tissue just behind your upper front teeth, and keep it there through the entire next steps. Exhale throughout your mouth around your tongue; try pursing your lips lightly if this seems awkward. Exhale completely through your mouth, making a whoosh sound Close your Read More

    Why I’m Doing Mission Year: Agnes Filiatreau

    July 2016 was the end of my first year at a Christian summer camp called Barefoot Republic. On the last night our director had us sum our summer up in one word. My word was changed. Proceeding our choosing, she then had us look up in the index in the Bible App the word we had Read More

    Why We Are Doing Mission Year

    Josh and I grew up in the church, going to church camp, volunteering our time, and doing what was easy. We wanted to do something more, something challenging!  We wanted to stretch our faith and grow with each other and in Christ but we didn’t know what that looked like. Josh and I were adult Read More

  • Recent Tweets

  • Instagram

    Cannot get other user media. API shut down by Instagram. Sorry. Display only your media.