June 17, 2018 - August 3, 2018

Beckley, WV

  • Age Group / Trip Type Mixed Group, Youth Trip
  • Community Type Small Town
  • Accessibility Any and All Kinds of Buses

June 17, 2018 - August 3, 2018

Beckley, WV

Starting at

$269
To learn about Appalachian culture, serve through home repair and provide a Christ-centered space for kids.

About Beckley

In addition to serving through work projects, such as painting and yard beautification, you will also partner with organizations such as Energy Express, School of Harmony and the Salvation Army. Some in your group will serve at Kids Club, which runs in conjunction with a children’s summer camp put on by The Heart of God Ministries. On one evening, your group will visit the Exhibition Coal Mine, including an old time town (complete with a Company Store and coal museum) and an underground coal mine tour. Other evening activities include exploring the a state park, attending a local youth-led worship service and helping host a community cookout.  YouthWorks has partnered with this community since 2018.

Serving in Beckley

  • Partner with local organizations to meet ongoing needs in the community.
  • Serve through painting, cleaning, yard work or other simple work projects.
  • Plan and lead kids programming for children in the community, including Bible lessons, games, crafts and reading.
  • Because of the relational nature of service, students may remain at the same service sites through the week or switch between service partners.

Did you know?

The Boy Scouts of America hosts national and international Boy Scout meetings in the Beckley area, annually bringing thousands of youth into town.

2018 Trips

Registration is now open for Summer 2018 mission trips. Availability is limited, so reserve your spaces soon! Have questions? Chat online or give us a call at 800-968-8504.

Trip Dates Availability Age Group Trip Type Price/Person  
June 17, 2018 - June 22, 2018 Available Spots: 7 Age Group: Mixed Trip Type: Youth Current Cost: $269
June 24, 2018 - June 29, 2018 Available Spots: 5 Age Group: Mixed Trip Type: Youth Current Cost: $299
July 8, 2018 - July 13, 2018 Available Spots: Sold Out Age Group: Mixed Trip Type: Youth Current Cost: $299  
July 15, 2018 - July 20, 2018 Available Spots: 3 Age Group: Mixed Trip Type: Youth Current Cost: $299
July 22, 2018 - July 27, 2018 Available Spots: 7 Age Group: Mixed Trip Type: Youth Current Cost: $299
July 29, 2018 - August 3, 2018 Available Spots: 14 Age Group: Mixed Trip Type: Youth Current Cost: $299

Cost per Participant Includes

  • Pre- and Post-Trip Tools

  • Lodging

  • 14 Meals

  • Attentive Staff

  • Service Project Materials

  • Evening Activities

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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