Mission Inns

Mission Inns

Mission Inns


UCC Hospitality Spots for Groups Traveling for Mission Trips, Justice Rallies, or All-Church Events


(To add your UCC church to this list, please contact the UCC National Volunteer Ministries Office for application form.  
Contact:  Executive, Mary Schaller Blaufuss; email: blaufusm@ucc.org; Phone: 216-736-3214)

Mission Inn Sites

  Contact Host Church Directly. Facilities Use Agreements Apply.

 Ohio - Avon Lake (near Cleveland)

Church:       Avon Lake United Church of Christ
                     32801 Electric Blvd, Avon Lake, OH 44012
Contact:       Nate Taylor, Director of Youth Ministries
Email:          Nate@avonlakeucc.org
Phone:         440-933-3241
Web site:    

Facilities:  Buoy Youth Center
Maximum Sleeping Number:  100
Cots Available:  90
Showers:  No
Cooking/Kitchen:  Refrigerator space, stove/oven, pots & pans, plates, bowls, utensils
Dates Available:  Year-round

Upon request the church will provide orientation to local church ministries and highlights of local community.

Suggested Donation to Host Church:  $100.00 per group for assistance with utilities and upkeep.



Tennessee  (Memphis)

Church:     First Congregational UCC
                   1000 South Cooper Street, Memphis, TN  38104

Contact:     Julia Hicks, Director of Mission
Email:        Julia.hicks@firstcongo.com or PilgrimHouseHostel@gmail.com               
Phone:       901-273-8341
Website:    www.hostelmemphis.com

Facilities:  Pilgrim House Hostel -Private rooms, dorm room and bunk rooms
Cost:  $25.00 per person per night

Retreat Center:      40 bunks
Cost:                       $10.00 per person per night
Showers:                Yes, on site
Cooking/Kitchen:   Kitchen is shared space and fully equipped
Dates Available:     Year-round

Host Church organizes mission trip _ Freedom Journey (See UCC Mission Trip Opportunities listing for details) – link to: http://www.ucc.org/volunteer_mission-trip-opportunities_tennessee

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