Mission teams that desire to minister in New Orleans might find fruitful opportunities with these other quality Christian organizations. If you are interested in working with one of these ministries contact them directly to inquire about any opportunities they may have for your team.

Baptist Friendship House

In recognizing the worth and dignity of homeless women and children, Baptist Friendship House seeks to minister to the physical, emotional and spiritual needs, through love, action, and truth as revealed in God’s Word.


  • Prayer Walking – Prayer is a vital part of Baptist Friendship House’s Ministry, and your team can help by participating in guided prayer walks in the surrounding area
  • You can find an updated needs list here – Needs List

Contact: Kay Bennett
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Phone: 504-949-4469
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MissionLab is a ministry of New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and has been loving New Orleans in the name of Jesus since 2000. The ministry has grown over the past decade into a year-round program for more than just youth groups, serving groups of all sizes and ages, including family groups with children. MissionLab believes that anyone can be a missionary, and New Orleans is the perfect training ground.

Contact: Sarah Barnett
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Phone: 504-816-8060 OR 1-877-TRY-MLAB
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Global Maritime Ministries

Global Maritime Ministries exists to provide holistic Christian ministry by meeting the spiritual, emotional, and physical needs of seafarers and maritime workers. Global Maritime Ministries provides opportunities for mission teams to reach thousands of international cruise ship and cargo ship personnel with God’s love and grace.


  • Local volunteers to help at the centers on a regular basis: Monday – Saturday nights, 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm
  • Volunteers that would host a weekly lunch for port workers at the center in New Orleans
  • Volunteers with a CDL license that would drive on a regular basis
  • Small volunteer teams of 15 or less to come for a weekend to a week to help with the ministry
  • You can find more needs listed here – Needs List

Contact: Gina Sabine
Email Global Maritime Ministries
Phone: 504-895-2028 OR 1-800-413-4762
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New Orleans Mission

Founded in 1989, the New Orleans Mission and its services have helped thousands of struggling people jumpstart their lives by temporarily providing clothing, food, shelter and job placement, with all of the resources coming by generous donations and grants. Located in the heart of the downtown area, the New Orleans Mission is the largest private service provider for the homeless in the city.


  • Days and Times: Monday – Thursday 10:00 am-2:00 pm and 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
  • Groups of 8 or less at any given time – Volunteers must be at least 18 years old

Contact: Ann Petersen
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Phone: 504-523-2116
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