Making an Impact
Summer of Service engages youth in rewarding service projects that are challenging, rewarding, fun and educational through Youth Volunteer Corps, a program hosted by the Y. Find a service project any time of year through the Youth Volunteer Corps website.Visit the Youth Volunteer Corps Site
AGES: 11-18 GRADES: 5th-12th
TIME: 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
FEES: $89/week, financial assistance available
LOCATION: Local nonprofit agencies. Transportation available for many projects.
Teens can make a difference in their community this summer. Youth Volunteer Corps, hosted by the YMCA of Greater Kansas City, offers weekly service opportunities for youth ages 11-18. Each project includes icebreakers, team-builders, and service-learning lessons.
Financial assistance is available.