​Young Life thinks the world of kids. We believe that they deserve to know what life can hold for them. Young Life leaders are caring adults who come sharing that hope as well as fun and lasting friendships with kids. Young Life is also all about fun. From Club and Camp to Campaigners and other activities, teenagers will have blast laughing, trying new things and being with their friends.

Are you interested in finding more about Young Life Greater Athens?
Join us for the Barbecue & Bluegrass Bash
Fundraising Dinner!

Sunday, September 16, 2018
Athens Cotton Press
6:00pm Music & Mingling
6:30-8:30pm Dinner & Program

If you'd like to attend, email: ylathensfundraiser@gmail.com

The Role of a Young Life Leader

Leaders are committed to being involved with kids' lives -- from supporting them at their sporting events to listening to them talk about what's important to them. Our leaders help kids consider the direction of their lives, and they offer hope for their future. 


Young Life Athens: 52 years in the Classic City 1966-2018

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Upcoming Events​​​​​
2019 Weekend Camp
 SharpTop Cove Weekend Info is coming soon!
2018 Community Partners
​We are grateful to our
2018 Sponsors

Community Partners
Lynn & Happy Dicks
Jennifer & Tom Foster

Community Sponsor
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Leslie & John Dorris

For information on becoming a 2018 Sponsor, contact 
Jana Harwell at 706-224-1709.

in our Community

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Ongoing Events

Cement Your Legacy at the Young Life House on Baxter Street

Buy an engraved brick with your personalized message to be placed on an outdoor patio at the YL House on Baxter Street. 

 Click on the link to download your order form!  

Are you a college student interested in being a YL Leader? 

If so, College Life is the place for you!  College Life is a Bible Study, fellowship, and training in Christian leadership and relational ministry particularly through ministry of Young Life.  College Life is open to any college freshmen or sophomores who are interested in learning what it means to be a Young Life or WyldLife leader.  We meet every Wednesday from 8:00 to 9:30 pm at The Tin Roof beginning Wednesday, September 13, 2017.  The Tin Roof is located at 920 Baxter Street. Contact our office for more details about College Life. ​


Buy a car. Help Young Life. 

If you're in the market for a new or used car, Heyward Allen Motor Company is partnering with YL Athens.  You get "better than employee pricing" on any car - AND if you buy from them, they give YL Athens $200!  Just take the completed "Buyer's Certificate" with you when you go to buy your new or used car at Heyward Allen on Atlanta Highway in Athens. 


Young Life Greater Athens | 920 Baxter St Athens, GA 30606

Phone: (706) 613-8313

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