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Summer Retreat Teaches Hope & A Future

“My favorite memory of the trip was the bonding time we had from our evening message Saturday night. I learned that no matter what mistakes or hard times we go through, God is always there. He is always here to forgive, help, and Love us!” -Grace, age 14 2015 has been all about breaking new […]

18 South Teens Share Testimonies

Curious about what 18 teens could possibly learn during a Winter Youth Retreat? Check out this Testimony Video we created to learn more about what our teens had to say about their experience at our Winterblast Youth Retreat at Camp Orchard Hill back in March 2015. This video was created as a thank you to […]

Eagle Scout Project Revamps 18 South

Gerald “Mac” MacDonald III from Boy Scout Troop 43 in Dallastown, Pa., recently chose 18 South Youth Center in Red Lion, Pa., as the focus of his Eagle Scout project, which was completed on July 4, 2015. Mac and his crew of volunteers began by giving the interior of 18 South a complete makeover by […]

Help 18 South Hire Max Halterman

My name is Max Halterman, and I am currently the volunteer assistant director of 18 South Youth Center, which serves nearly 300 at-risk teenagers each year in Red Lion, Pa. I would like to take a few moments of your time to introduce myself and share with you my desire to become a full-time ministry […]

Red Lion Elks Donate $3k to 18 South

The Red Lion Elks Lodge #1592 has infused $3,000.00 into People That Care (PTC) Youth Services this summer. PTC Youth Services owns and operates 18 South Youth Center in Red Lion, Pa. The funds will be used to support the growth of the youth center’s after school line up during the 2015-2016 school year. Starting […]

Water Damage @ 18 South = $1k Need

18 South Youth Center provides a positive, safe environment for the next generation of Red Lion, PA, to experience desperately-needed encouragement, build healthy relationships, encounter spiritual enrichment, and receive direction towards the best possible path for their future.  Our center, located at 18 S. Pine St., serves an average of 95 local teens per month […]

Spaghetti Banquet Raises $2.5K+ for 18 South

18 South Youth Center’s first annual Spaghetti Banquet was a wonderful success! More than 100 guests enjoyed a three-course meal, testimonies from a handful of youth center attendees, and a heart-warming presentation from Keith Dyke, president of People That Care Youth Services, which operates 18 South Youth Center. Thanks to the generosity of our attendees, […]

Casting a Vision for 2015 at 18 South

God has laid it heavy upon our hearts to open 18 South Youth Center five days a week and hire a second employee in 2015, and so we are on a mission to make it happen. Before our first full-time employee was hired in June 2012, 18 South’s volunteer base was only able to maintain […]

18 South Offers Pillar of Hope Corporate Sponsorship Program

One of PTC Youth Services’ greatest needs for 2015 is for our income to catch up to and exceed our expenses as we look to open five days a week and hire a second employee. In anticipation of our growing financial needs, we are now launching a new Pillar of Hope corporate sponsorship program for […]

Contact Us

18 South Youth Ministries
P.O. Box 472
Red Lion, PA 17356
info@18South.org
717.347.8416

18 South Youth Ministries

18 South Youth Ministries strives to create opportunities for caring, responsible adults with Christian values to build authentic relationships with youth. The nonprofit operates 18 South Youth Center in Red Lion, Pa., which has reached more than 1,000 teens since it opened in November 2007.