June 16, 2019 - July 28, 2019

Beckley, WV

  • Mixed Group, Youth Trip
  • Small Town
  • 15 Passenger Mini Bus

June 16, 2019 - July 28, 2019

Beckley, WV

Starting at

$284
To learn about Appalachian culture, serve through home repair and provide a Christ-centered space for kids.

About Beckley

In addition to serving through work projects, such as painting and yard beautification, you will also partner with organizations such as Energy Express, School of Harmony and the Salvation Army. Some in your group will serve at Kids Club, which runs in conjunction with a children’s summer camp put on by The Heart of God Ministries. On one evening, your group will visit the Exhibition Coal Mine, including an old time town (complete with a Company Store and coal museum) and an underground coal mine tour. Other evening activities include exploring the a state park, attending a local youth-led worship service and helping host a community cookout.  YouthWorks has partnered with this community since 2018.

Serving in Beckley

  • Partner with local organizations to meet ongoing needs in the community.
  • Serve through painting, cleaning, yard work or other simple work projects.
  • Partner with local organizations to provide kids programing for children in the community.
  • Because of the relational nature of service, students may remain at the same service sites through the week or switch between service partners.

Did you know?

The Boy Scouts of America hosts national and international Boy Scout meetings in the Beckley area, annually bringing thousands of youth into town.

Cost per Participant Includes

  • Pre- and Post-Trip Tools

  • Lodging

  • 14 Meals

  • Attentive Staff

  • Service Project Materials

  • Evening Activities

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