Waco, TX

  • Mixed Group, Youth Trip
  • Small Urban
  • Any and All Kinds of Buses

Waco, TX

Learn how to be good neighbors by serving alongside local organizations to meet the needs of the under-resourced.

About Waco

Your group will have the opportunity to partner with a variety of social service organizations meeting on-going community issues and/or serve at Kids Club. These include partners who come alongside education initiatives with children, those serving the homeless, and those with disabilities. You’ll learn about the strengths and struggles of this Central Texas community through a community speaker. Also in the evenings, you’ll get to explore downtown Waco and the Magnolia Market, attend a local church service, and celebrate the week with a community cookout. YouthWorks has partnered with this community starting in 2020.

Serving in Waco

  • 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?

In addition to being the home of Baylor University and the Dr. Pepper Museum, Waco, Texas is also the home of Chip and Joanna Gaines, and the setting of the HGTV show, “Fixer Upper.”

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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