• 18 South Schedules Spring Banquet

    18 South Youth Center invites the community to help us celebrate another year of Building Our Future, One Teen at a Time at our Spring Banquet at 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at Chapel Church, which is located at 3050 Cape Horn Road in Red Lion. We are thrilled that this year our […]

  • Support 18 South May 4 with Give Local York

    Give Local York is hosting its first ever Give Big Day this year on May 4! Give Local York aims to raise $1 million for hundreds of local nonprofits, including 18 South Youth Ministries! This is an incredible opportunity to bring everyone in York County together to take pride in our community and support the […]

  • 18 South Hires Alia as Ministry Coordinator

    We are thrilled to announce the hire of Alia Dyke as 18 South’s new Ministry Coordinator! Alia, who was hired in March 2018, has helped in leadership with youth and young people for many years in the church and believes in motivating the next generation. Her passion for youth comes from her own high school years.   “I always had people pouring into me […]

  • Winter Retreat 2018 Changes Teen Lives

    On the weekend of March 9-11, 2018, 18 South Youth Center took 26 youth to Camp Orchard Hill for a spiritually energizing weekend with Joshua Ott and Kevion Kevi Morse. What an incredible weekend! Several teens who came from 18 South made a commitment to Christ, some shared some really tough stuff they have going […]

  • Share the Love raises $1.3k for 18 South

    The Share the Love Celebration raised more than $1,300 for 18 South Youth Ministries on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018 in Red Lion! Many thanks to everyone who donated gift baskets in support of 18 South and also to all of those who attended the event. We are incredibly grateful for Laura Rudacille, Art-Em-Is, BJ Riley […]

  • Spring Banquet: May 5, 2018

    Please save the date and plan to attend our annual Spring Banquet on Saturday, May 5, 2018 from 5-7 p.m.! When: Saturday, May 5, 2018 Where: Chapel Church – 3050 Cape Horn Road in Red Lion Time: Doors will open at 5 p.m. Cost: By Donation Registration to attend this event will open shortly – […]


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18 South Launches Open Studio Program

18 South Youth Center is now open four days a week with the launch of its Open Studio afterschool art program! Local teens can now come to 18 South after school on Mondays from 3-5 p.m. to experience a positive atmosphere where they can creatively express themselves. Admission is free and complimentary refreshments are offered, […]

2014 in Review at 18 South

A grand total of 280 teens visited 18 South Youth Center in 2014 – that’s an increase of 45% from 2013. We continue to attract more and more local youth with 196 teens visiting our center for the first time in 2014 – an increase of 62%. Collectively, those 280 teens visited the center 2,700 […]

18 South Needs Additional $1k Per Month

Life is messy. Friends betray one another. Family members neglect each other. Loved ones pass away. Bullies target those who are already hurting. Finances run dry. Enthusiasm runs out. Hope dwindles. We have seen this cycle run its course over and over again throughout the past year at 18 South Youth Center. Our response is […]

Pancake Breakfast Raises $3k+ for 18 South

Nearly 200 guests flooded Bethany House in Red Lion on Nov. 15 to support 18 South Youth Center and get their fill of pancakes, sausage, orange juice, and coffee at our $5 Pancake Breakfast! Thanks to the generosity of our attendees, sponsors, volunteers, and supporters, we were able to raise $3,200.00 for People That Care […]

Become a Partner of Hope with 18 South

One of our goals for 2014 is for our monthly income to catch up to our monthly expenses, and WE ARE SO CLOSE! We are looking for 50 people to become a Partner of Hope with PTC Youth Services by giving $20 a month to support 18 South Youth Center. Our organization has an ongoing […]

Grocery Gift Cards Needed for Grub Hour

Looking for an easy way to support our work at 18 South Youth Center? Please consider donating a Grocery Store Gift Card to help feed 20-25 teens each month during the school year with our Grub Hour cooking program. It costs roughly $50 per workshop to feed our crew, who might not be getting a […]

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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.