Henderson Settlement

This mission supported by Christ Church was founded by the Methodist Church in 1925 in one of the most disadvantaged areas of Appalachia. Today the Henderson Settlement operates in Frakes, KY and White Oak, TN. It operates several projects for the betterment of the citizens of this area. Its mission statement “Creating opportunities for better lives through Christ-Centered services” is demonstrated by the multiple services it provides.

This mission works in several different venues including a community center for adult education and tutoring services, home improvement, a senior citizen center with transportation service for improved healthcare and a day care center for working mothers. It also has a recycling center, an agriculture ministry that includes a farmers market, the raising of livestock, greenhouses and firewood for low income families. For more information www.hendersonsettlement.com.


8645 E. Brainerd Rd. Chattanooga, TN 37421 
423-892-8443 fax