Youth Service Project

Youth Service Project 2018

Where: New Orleans, Louisiana
Who: Youth who have completed 8th grade – Graduated Seniors
When:July 14-22, 2018
What: We will be working to repair homes in the New Orleans area that have been severely damaged and neglected from Hurricanes Katrina and Isaac.
Why:Jesus tells us that we are called to love others and to be a light for the world, through our service work we spread hope, love and embody God’s grace.
For more information contact Tricia Guerrero by filling out the form below.

Youth Service Project Report Back

Sunday, September 30: 11 a.m. in Simkins Hall

Thirteen youth and five adults traveled to Slidell, Louisiana, this summer to repair homes of those in need. First UMC will host a YSP Report Back & Luncheon after worship. All are welcome! No charge.

Night in NOLA square

Thank you for coming to our Youth Service Project Fundraiser Dinner & Show!

A Look Back: 2017 Youth Service Project Trip


In 2017, the team worked with Appalachia Service Project in the Appalachia Mountains at the border of North Carolina and Tennessee. They repaired homes in a small rural community for people with limited financial resources.

Video by Adam Guerrero

Music: The Chainsmokers & Coldplay – Something Just Like This (Lyric)

Check out this Focus On with reflections from several of the 2015 volunteers: