Youth Volunteer Corps (YVC) Network

We are excited to offer another YVC of Des Moines Summer of Service Camp!  This year’s Summer of Service Camp overall theme is “Building a Better Community.”  Students ages 11-18 are invited to join us as we work together to build a better community through volunteer service and team building activities.  Camps meet Monday-Thursday from 9:00am-4:00pm on the following weeks:

June 11-14: Building Stronger Teams

June 25-28: Building the Great Outdoors

July 9-12: Building Community Connections

July 23-26: Building our Future

The cost of YVC Camp is $150 per week, but scholarships are available based on a variety of factors including financial need.  Click here to download the scholarship application. 

Click here to download: YVC Summer of Service 2018 Registration Form and if you have any questions contact Nicole at

Our YVC affiliate programs utilize research-based curriculum with a strong service foundation. Our programs are affiliated with Chrysalis, Wyman Teen Outreach Program, United Way, IDPH, and Youth Volunteer Corps (YVC). We facilitate service-based after school programming here at CYC and at the following schools:

o East High School

o Harding Middle School

o Jensen Elementary School

o King Elementary School

o North High School

o Southeast Polk High School

o Urbandale Middle School

o Woodside Middle School