Knoxville Young Life

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Who We Are

at a Glance

1945

Young Life begins in Knoxville

From a small town in Texas to the hallways of Knoxville high schools, leaders have been showing young people how much God cares about them by showing up in their world and sharing the message of God's love through Jesus in ways and words they can understand and relate to since the 40's.

18+

Schools with Young Life staff and leaders

Today, Young Life is in almost every high school in the city. ​ You'll find Young Life leaders wherever you can find high school students.

Two million

young people reached by Young Life staff and leaders

Whether it's in cities or villages, towns or tower blocks, in countries on every continent, Young Life leaders are working with over two million young people, right in their own neighborhoods.

348,000

KIDS INVOLVED WEEKLY

Since 1941, Young Life leaders have walked with kids and earned the right to be heard in an exhausting and exciting world. In 2018, 348,000 kids were involved every week all around the world.

Will Acker

acker.william@gmail.com

Sloan Bailey

sloanyl@bellsouth.net

Mike Inman

mike.inman08@gmail.com

April Jackson

1800apriljackon@gmail.com

 

Ethan Nieman

ethan.nieman.yl@gmail.com

 

Laura Beth Myers

laurabeth.yl@gmail.com

 

Cindy Greene

cindy@bcgreene.com

Candace Conglose

candaceconglose@gmail.com

 

Wil Pope

johnwilsonpope@gmail.com

 

Colleen Leyrer

colleenleyrer.yl@gmail.com

 

Abby Stridde

abby.stridde@gmail.com

Anna Perry

anna.brinson.yl@gmail.com

 

Emma Fugate

efugate19@gmail.com

 

Devin Inman

devintaylorinman@gmail.com

 

Nick Cannon

nickcannon.yl@gmail.com

You Were Made for this

Your story matters, and it can make a difference beyond what you imagine.

Volunteer your time to work directly with young people.

Support the staff and leaders as part of the local adult committee.

Give resources to start or sustain the financial foundation at the local or national level.

The involvement of people like you is vital to healthy, sustainable, quality youth work in your area and across our nations.
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