Mission of Hope

Welcome to Mission of Hope!

It is indeed hard for many to imagine the dire poverty and living conditions that still exist, in many rural areas even today. Lack of jobs and opportunities is an ongoing serious problem in rural Appalachia. At Mission of Hope we extend a helping hand and bring a bright ray of sunshine and Hope to those who might not have much otherwise.

Get Involved / Volunteer

See how you can help us spread the Hope to rural appalachian families in need. We need volunteers throughout the year to help with our many ministries.

Make A Donation

Thank you for the compassionate support as we share our love, concern and Hope for these proud and deserving families.

Learn More About MOH

Last year because of your generosity, we were able to help over 17,000 children and their families with food, clothes, toys and hygiene items.


Many of the people we assist are caught in the pockets of poverty and as a result have lost all hope for their future. With your help and with God’s love we can help bring new hope to many.

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  • Happy Fall from The Hope

Greetings Dear Friends…From The HOPE. And may I be one of the first to say, Happy Fall. There’s just something wondrously incredible about the day…the first day of fall. At the Thompson home we anxiously await its arrival each and every year. The excitement even building up to it is something special that we all […]

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  • UT Cross Mission Trip

Greetings Dear Friends…from The HOPE. I am so impressed and grateful for the UT Cross student’s ministry and their fall break mission trip to Bell County, KY. While most of their friends were perhaps at the beach one more time and or sleeping late for a few days, almost 150 UT students and adult leaders were […]

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Mission Pack the Bus
  • Mission Pack the Bus

The Pinnacle at Turkey Creek presents “Mission Pack the Bus”. Help pack the school bus with all of the kinds of much needed back to school supplies that we will need here at the Mission of Hope. We’re serving more than 10,000 Appalachian children in 27 rural elementary schools in both Northeast TN & Southeast […]

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