Youth Volunteer Corps

More than just volunteering.

The Youth Volunteer Corps gives kids between the ages of 11 and 18 the opportunity to participate in volunteer activities that are challenging and rewarding. In addition to serving their community, kids who participate will develop leaderships that will benefit them for the rest of their lives.

To join the Youth Volunteer Corps, fill out the Youth Volunteer Profile and Parent Waiver as well as the Transportation Waiver and return to [email protected]. You can also email [email protected]  for more information.

Summer of Service is underway!

Youth from local communities are getting out and about this summer helping local agencies with projects. It’s not too late to join! Contact Paula at [email protected] to get started.

Youth Volunteer Corps of Manhattan focuses on promoting a lifetime commitment to service among youth by offering volunteer projects for youth ages 11 to 18 on Saturdays, after school, in school and during the summer. YVC, hosted by the Flint Hills Volunteer Center, is one of more than 30 affiliates of Youth Volunteer Corps, headquartered in Kansas City. For 5 years, YVC of Manhattan has engaged young people from diverse backgrounds in service projects helping the community. Nearly 48 youth served 906 hours with YVC  during the last program year. Find more information at

YVC is made possible partially through funding from the Greater Manhattan Community Foundation’s YES Fund.


Summer of Service


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