Making An Impact

Young Life is active in various high schools and middle schools in the area. Young Life is making a difference in kids' lives. Here's an example of how Young Life is reaching kids: John regularly attends basketball practice at the high school where he is a Young Life leader. At first, John did not know the young men on the basketball team, but after weeks of watching practice he began to get to know who they were and exchanged a few short conversations with some of the players. One day, one of the players approached John. "You come to watch us practice a lot don't you?" the young man asked John. "Yes, I do," John said. "That's cool," the young man said. "No one does that."

Thats a glimpse at what it means to earn the right to be heard.  By showing up and building relationships, volunteer leaders show that they care.  Afterall nobody cares how much you know.....until they know how much you care.



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Young Life Hanover County | PO Box 1678 Mechanicsville, VA 23116-0003

Phone: 540-290-8003

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