June 7, 2020 - July 26, 2020

Blue Ridge Mountains, NC

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

June 7, 2020 - July 26, 2020

Blue Ridge Mountains, NC

Starting at

$359
Serve marginalized populations and learn about the strengths and struggles of rural America.

About Blue Ridge Mountains

Your group will experience the great beauty of both people and nature in the scenic small towns that surround the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina. By participating in work projects, running a Kids Club, helping at a local nutrition program and supporting a few other ministries, you’ll make connections with the people of the area while addressing some significant needs. In the evenings, your group will visit a cowboy church, experience the thrill of a homemade water park, hike to the top of Lowe’s Lookout and partake in a community cookout. YouthWorks has partnered with this community since 2006.

Serving in Blue Ridge Mountains

  • Serve through painting, cleaning, helping with yard work or doing other simple work projects.
  • Plan and lead children’s programming, including Bible lessons, games, crafts and reading activities.
  • Partner with local organizations to meet ongoing needs in the community.
  • During the week, students may serve at one or more of the service options.

Did you know?

Every September, the Hiddenite Celebration of the Arts is held. The free street festival has been held since 1981.

Cost per Participant Includes

  • Pre- and Post-Trip Tools

  • Lodging

  • 14 Meals

  • Attentive Staff

  • Service Project Materials

  • Evening Activities

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We teenagers + We communities

Teenagers need to encounter Jesus outside their normal context to deepen their faith and broaden their perspectives. Plus, communities need to be valued—not as mere recipients but as partners who have stories worth sharing in.

When we bring the two together, incredible things happen.

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