About The Mission Project

The Mission Project is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization located in Mission, KS.


The Mission Project empowers adults with developmental disabilities, such as autism and Down syndrome, to live independent lives and maximize their potential. The Mission Project offers a safe community and unique accommodations provided by dedicated professionals, family members, and friends.


Our participants live in a safe neighborhood offering jobs, services, retail, entertainment, parks, and a community center, all within walking distance. With the support of The Mission Project, our participants rent their own apartments, maintain jobs, participate in a variety of educational programs, and socialize with friends. Together they learn, exercise, travel, and serve their community. A unique organization, The Mission Project is a triumph for the participants and their loved ones.