Together For Hope

Together for Hope (TFH), Cooperative Baptist Fellowship's (CBF) rural poverty initiative, works with local communities in the 20 poorest counties in the U.S. to help bring about long-term transformation initiated and implemented by local resources with help from state and national resources. TFH supports grassroots leadership development and the empowerment of full communities in their identification of their priorities and resources to accomplish those priorities. 

Mountain Hope (which in includes McCreary County, Owsley County, and Nada) is a part of Together For Hope.

Other Together For Hope Sites

Together For Hope of Arkansas - directed by Ben and Leonora Newell.  For more information call Ben Newell at 870-995-3518 or email

Together For Hope Mississippi River Delta

Together For Hope Rio Grande Valley, Texas

Together For Hope Perry County, Alabama

Together For Hope South Dakota