• Volunteers Receive Suicide Prevention Training

    On Monday, Dec. 4. 2017, a group of 8 volunteers from 18 South completed a training course led by Suicide Prevention of York. These volunteers are now QPR (Question, Persuade, Respond) Certified, which is a method for detecting if someone is suicidal and then getting them treatment. According to Suicide Prevention of York, suicides in […]

  • Awakening Goddess Retreats Blesses 18 South

    18 South Youth Ministries is so grateful for the support of Laura Rudacille this holiday season! During the past few months, Laura has been raising money for 18 South by selling her Beautifully Broken pendant and offering a portion of the proceeds to our ministry. Through this project, her business, Awakening Goddess Retreats, has been […]

  • A Decade of Building Our Future

    On November 17, 2017, 18 South Youth Center marked 10 years of Building Our Future, One Teen at a Time! The doors to 18 South opened on November 17, 2007, and during the next decade, 1,243 teens walked through those doors. Our ministry has grown by leaps and bounds since that time, and we are […]

  • Christmas 2017 Update

    We are joyfully celebrating 10 years of Building Our Future, One Teen at a Time at 18 South Youth Center in 2017! Since the doors to our facility at 18 S. Pine St. in Red Lion opened on Nov. 17, 2007, more than 1,200 young people have crossed our threshold and encountered the love and […]

  • Pancake Breakfast Raises $5k+

    The 18 South Youth Center family is so grateful for the extreme generosity of every attendee, volunteer, and sponsor who came together to make our 2017 Pancake Breakfast a raving success! We raised more than $5,000 this year, which is double last year’s income. More than 100 supporters attended our breakfast at the Red Lion […]

  • 18 South Youth Center T-Shirts for $15

    Support 18 South Youth Center by purchasing one of our new t-shirts for $15! We have several size large and medium shirts available immediately, and we are happy to order more in different sizes, if needed. T-shirts can be picked up during 18 South’s hours or by appointment. Call 717.347.8416 to reserve yours today!


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Dauenbaugh Joins Board of Directors

PTC Youth Services, Inc., is thrilled to announce the addition of Paul Dauenbaugh as a member of our Board of Directors! Paul and his family moved to Red Lion, Pa., from Lebanon, Pa., in 2014 when he became the pastor of Pleasant View Brethren in Christ Church. He joined the board in February 2017. A […]

18 South Releases 2016 Annual Report

Curious about what 18 South Youth Center and PTC Youth Services accomplished in 2016? Take a look at our 2016 Annual Report!

Tabeling Joins Board of Directors

PTC Youth Services, Inc., is thrilled to announce the addition of Sondra Tabeling as a member of our Board of Directors! A native of Baltimore, Md., Sondra moved to Red Lion, Pa., in 1997 to plant DOVE Community Church, which is now known as The Brook. Sondra joined our board as Treasurer in December 2016. […]

18 South Elects 2017 Board Officers

People That Care (PTC) Youth Services has elected its 2017 board officers. Corporal Keith Dyke of the York Area Regional Police Department has been elected President of the board. Keith has been involved with the nonprofit since 2008. A native of Red Lion, Keith is a graduate of Red Lion Area Senior High School and […]

2016 Pancake Breakfast Success

More than 200 supporters poured into the Red Lion Elks Lodge during the morning of Saturday, November 12, 2016 to enjoy a delicious pancake breakfast while supporting 18 South Youth Center‘s mission of infusing hope and faith into the more than 70 local teens who visit our establishment each week. The combination of our incredibly generous […]

18 South Launches Meal Ministry

18 South Youth Center now proudly boasts a Meal Ministry thanks to faithful volunteer, Kim Halterman, who spearheaded the effort to provide a free hot meal each evening that the youth center is open for the hungry teens of our community. May the love of Jesus fill the bellies of every youth who walks through […]

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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.