Studies show that kids and teens with positive role models in their lives consistently demonstrate better behavior, stronger academic performance and higher self-esteem than those without similar influencers.
Our youth development programs offer the opportunity for young kids and teens to engage with positive adult mentors while enjoying activities that build their character, enrich their minds, spark their creativity and help them become thriving adults.
Monday Night Youth Programs | 5-7 p.m.
Every Monday evening during the school year, kids in kindergarten through 12th grade enjoy dinner and devotions (SONday's Cool) at 5 p.m. and then participate in character building classes, which offer them the opportunity to develop strong communication and leadership skills, grow their minds, and explore God's Word, all while having fun and connecting with their peers. We offer the following character-building classes:
Corps Cadets | Wednesdays at 5 p.m.
Pre-teen and teens who are enrolled as Junior or Senior Soldiers are invited to participate in this training program and discipleship course focusing on spiritual growth, leadership development, growing their knowledge of Salvation Army history and evangelism training.