June 17, 2018 - July 28, 2019

Indianapolis, IN

  • Mixed Group, Youth Trip
  • Large Urban
  • 15 Passenger Mini Bus

June 17, 2018 - July 28, 2019

Indianapolis, IN

Starting at

$284
Learn how to be good neighbors by serving alongside local organizations meeting immediate needs.

About Indianapolis

In Indianapolis, YouthWorks partners with organizations working to alleviate the immediate impacts of poverty. Your group will primarily work in homeless shelters, food banks and community centers. Much of your work will focus on issues of hunger and homelessness as you support those who work on the front lines of these service organizations. In the evenings, your group will have the opportunity to explore downtown Indianapolis. YouthWorks has partnered with this community since 2013.

Serving in Indianapolis

  • Partner with local organizations to meet ongoing needs in the community.
  • Students may serve all or part of the week at a food shelf, clothing distribution center, soup kitchen, children’s program or elder care facility.
  • The last 2 weeks of the summer we do not work with kids due to school starting in mid-July.

Did you know?

The Indianapolis 500 is the largest single-day sporting event in the world.

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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Birmingham, AL

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Daytona Beach, FL

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Louisville, KY

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Lynn/Boston, MA

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Milwaukee, WI

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Nashville, TN

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Navajo Nation, AZ

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Brooklyn, NY

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St. Louis, MO

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Toronto, ON

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Portland, OR

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Twin Cities, MN

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Houston Area – Site Two

  • High School, High School & Up
  • Youth Trip
  • Large Urban
6/17/2018 - 7/29/2018 $329

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