Spring Break Y-Trips

Service, mission and learning with your peers.

Spring Break Y-Trips build friendships through serving others in locations across the east coast and the south. The cost for students is $150 ($250 for the Civil Rights Learning Tour) with $50 of this being non-refundable. Payment in full secures your place on a trip. Some scholarships are available.

Most Spring Break Y-Trips take place March 4-12. The Civil Rights Learning Tour will be from March 6/7-11.

Last Call to Sign Up in the Student Life Suite!

Young People's Christian Association YPCA of Eastern Mennonite University of Virginia

Y-Trip Locations for 2017

  • Civil Rights Tour” (visiting historic sites and learning centers from the southern Civil Rights Movement) with Multicultural and International Student Services, Gospel Choir, Y-Serve and Black Student Union.
    – Leaders: Celeste Thomas, Oksana Kittrell, Tae Dews
  • Laurelville Mennonite Church Center (work projects at a camp/retreat center near Pittsburgh) in Mt. Pleasant, Pennsylvania.
    – Leaders: Alexa Weeks, Sarah Jennings
  • Mennonite Disaster Service (responding in Christian love to those affected by disasters) in Lafayette, Louisiana. -FULL
    – Leaders: Harrison Horst, Andrew Troyer
  • Sharing with Appalachian People (addressing sub-standard housing, sharing the message of God’s love and building relationships in eastern Kentucky and West Virginia) in Elkhorn, West Virginia.
    – Leaders: Grayson Mast, Abe Hartzler
  • Jubilee Partners (a Christian service community raising their own food and working with refugee families) in Comer, Georgia.
    – Leaders: Team

Are you interested in leading a 2017 Spring Break Y-Trip?
Complete the Spring Break Y-Trip leader application form.

Check out previous Y-Trip photos on our Facebook page!