June 7, 2020 - July 26, 2020

Mingo County, WV

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

June 7, 2020 - July 26, 2020

Mingo County, WV

Starting at

$299
Learn about rural Appalachia and provide simple home repair and Christ-centered kids programming.

About Mingo County

Your group will have the opportunity to learn about Appalachian culture and build relationships in Mingo County while serving through meaningful work projects and children’s ministry. You may help with building wheelchair ramps or do other simple construction projects. In the evenings, experience activities that engage in Appalachian culture and celebrate the week at a community cookout. YouthWorks has partnered with this community since 2000.

Serving in Mingo County

  • 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. 


    Note: Kids Club may not start until mid-June.

  • Because of the relational nature of these projects, students will remain at the same service sites through the week.


Quote

“Thank you YouthWorks for an amazing week in Mingo County, WV!! We are so grateful.”
—Mary Kate, leader

Cost per Participant Includes

  • Pre- and Post-Trip Tools

  • Lodging

    Typically on the floor, in classrooms, on air mattresses. Open showers in an either public or private facility. Learn More

  • 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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