YVC Columbia, SC

Columbia, South Carolina

We engage youth in team-based service experiences that build life and work skills while inspiring a lifetime ethic of service. Our vision is communities defined by compassion, selflessness, and respect for others. ​

YVC projects engage teams of 8-10 youth ages 11-18 who volunteer their time to help local nonprofits and learn more about real issues in their communities. A trained and screened adult staff member supervises youth, leads them in icebreakers and team-building activities, and facilitates meaningful reflection.


Youth Volunteer Corps provides a variety of service-learning experiences throughout the year that are educational, challenging, and rewarding! We encourage you to wear your YVC-branded gear to volunteer projects! Don’t have YVC-branded gear? Contact Betsy Calmer at bcalmer@yvc.org to find out how to get some!

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YVC Volunteers, for FULL projects, click the Project Waitlist button below, fill the form, and join our Program Director’s waitlist. Thanks for your interest!

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