Building healthy, sustainable communities in the
mountains of southeastern Kentucky.
The need remains critical in this isolated, rural distressed area. Chronic poverty, lack of jobs, poor housing, and rugged mountainous terrain provide obstacles to a fuller life for the residents of this area. Red Bird Mission and Clinic strives to meet these needs through five program areas:
A Legacy of Faith Since 1921
Beginning with teachers eager to educate unschooled children in 1921, Red Bird Mission has continued to respond to the needs of the community with resources, aid, and love. Many key people have influenced this thriving community building a legacy of faith inspiring the future of the mission. Read more about our history...