Y-Serve at Eastern Mennonite University in Virginia

Jesus answered, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your strength, and with all your mind; and your neighbor as yourself. Do this and you will live.”
Luke 10:27, 28b

YPCA (Y-Serve) – a student org coordinating opportunities for serving others in the name of Jesus.

YPCA (Y-Serve) Leadership Team:

Presidents: Amanda Helfrich
Leadership Team: Jacob Lester, Anna Messer, Sammy Kauffman _____ (you?)
Campus Pastor/Advisor: Brian Martin Burkholder
Campus Ministries Program Assistant: Suzy Hostetler

Coming service opportunities:

Virginia Mennonite Relief Sale – October 4

(Can you say glazed donuts? Have you ever made thousands of them?)

Fall Service Days – October 25 & November 1 (maybe also Nov. 8)

(fall cleaning, lawn and garden care, etc. for faculty, staff and neighbors)

Fall-Break Service Trip – October 18-20

(road trip to partner with a ministry – location to be determined)

Need help from a Y-Serve team? Fill out our service request form.

Spring Break Y-Trips (March 1-8, 2015)
Spring Break Y-Trips facilitate building friendships while serving others in various locations across the East Coast and in southern locations.

Check us out on Facebook!

Email or call (540) 432-4115.

Other service opportunities include:


Limited scholarships are available to help students participate in workshops, seminars and conferences related to Christian service.

YPCA (Y-Serve) – Young People’s Christian Association (the longest running student organization at EMU)