In The Community

First Baptist Church partners with various organizations in the community to support our mission and vision.

The American Red Cross

The American Red Cross, also known as The American National Red Cross, is a humanitarian organization that provides emergency assistance, disaster relief, and disaster preparedness education in the United States.

To learn more visit: https://www.redcross.org/

Baptist general convention of Virginia

Baptist General Convention of Virginia (BGCVA) was established in 1899 to support education at Virginia Union University and its School of Theology. Over the years the mission has expanded to unite and equip churches, ministries, associations, and constituents to do holistic ministry. With a membership of 1,000 African American churches and 29 Associations.  BGCVA, provides leadership training for church leaders (clergy and lay) via regional and statewide conferences and training events.  BGCVA partners with many community and state organizations to provide resources in and for local congregations.

To learn more visit: https://www.bgcva.org/


the City of Suffolk

Suffolk is a community rich in history and recreation that is dedicated to quality education, has a clean, safe environment and a strong economy, making it one of Hampton Roads' fastest growing, most attractive places to live and work.

To learn more visit: https://www.suffolkva.us/

Coalition AGainst poverty in Suffolk (CAPs)

The Coalition Against Poverty in Suffolk (CAPS) is a network of churches and organizations working together for poverty alleviation and community development. By sharing resources, information and support, we bring synergism to our efforts for the development of our city.

To learn more visit: https://www.capsuffolk.org/

Suffolk Public Schools

The vision of Suffolk Public Schools is that all students will become life-long learners equipped with the skills, knowledge and attitudes to succeed as productive citizens in a local, national and global society.

To learn more visit: https://www.spsk12.net/

The virginia department of health

The Mission of the Virginia Department of Health is to protect the health and promote the well-being of all people in Virginia. The agency’s vision statement is “Become the healthiest state in the nation.”

To learn more visit: https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/