We'd like to thank all of those who applied for a youth service fund grant this past year. Below is a list of organizations and churches that we funded through your generous donations to the Youth Service Fund.

  • St. Paul’s UMC, Scranton: Congolese Youth Group Start
  • First UMC, Millersburg: Mission Trip
  • Runville UMC Charge: Mission Trip
  • St. Paul Calvary UMC, Williamsport: Kid’s Club
  • Hershey & Hummelstown UMC’s: UNITE Youth
  • Eatonville UMC, Tunkhannock: Youth Rising Afterschool Program
  • Hannah Carter: Global Young People’s Convocation, South Africa
  • Alex Clark: Global Young People’s Convocation, South Africa



The Young People's Ministry Council will accept grants for the 2019 funding year April 1 - October 31, 2018 either online or by mail.



All applications receive prayerful consideration. Priority is given to applicants that are:

1) Youth-led
2) Creating or Expanding New or Existing Ministries
3) Racially and Ethnically inclusive
4) Produce documentation of other funding
5) UM ministries receive first consideration, followed by ecumenical and cooperative ministries, secular programs are also considered.

Guidelines for 2018 YSF Progress ReportReturn to Audrey Wilder (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) by April 1, 2018

2019 Guidelines for YSF Full Report

Brochure - PDF
Download a YSF application anytime. Online application available April 1, 2018.