about us

Our Mission

We aim to preserve the Mount Zion Baptist Church as a community-wide asset and multi-use venue that recognizes the contributions, history and ongoing concerns of Black Americans in Southeast Ohio and throughout the region. 

Our Core Values

  • Respecting the dignity and worth of every person regardless of race, gender, ethnicity, beliefs, cultural background, social status, sexual orientation, or physical and mental abilities
  • Amplifying the voices of all Black members of our community
  • Emphasizing kindness, generosity, humility, respectfulness, and selflessness 
  • Acknowledging the rights of individuals to privacy and confidentiality
  • Operating legally and ethically