June 7, 2020 - July 26, 2020

New Orleans, LA

  • High School, Youth Trip
  • Large Urban
  • 15 Passenger Mini Bus

June 7, 2020 - July 26, 2020

New Orleans, LA

Starting at

$359
Work alongside local organizations meeting the needs of the homeless and empowering community youth.

About New Orleans

With much of the relief and recovery work from Hurricane Katrina complete in New Orleans, we’ve turned our attention to caring for the people of the city. Our desire is to bring hope and restoration to their everyday lives. A big part of this includes partnering with children’s programs as well as serving seniors and adults with special needs. In the evenings, your group will have the chance to experience New Orleans’ culture, history and people as you explore the French Quarter and attend a local church service and participate in a community cookout. YouthWorks has partnered with this community since 2001.

Serving in New Orleans

  • 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.

Did you know?

The first opera in the United States of America was performed in the 1790s in New Orleans.

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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