Youth Programs

Summer Camp

 

Summer Food

 

Deliquency Prevention

 

THE CHALLENGES

Children are the basis for ensuring vitality and growth in our communities. Given chances to stay active, think and learn through experiences, we help youth living in Appalachia and in other areas throughout the nation. We help them take pride in themselves, their heritage and in their surroundings.

Our Impact in 2019

meals served in Tennessee through our summer food program

Children participated in summer camps and enrichment programs in Kentucky, West Virginia and Tennessee

youth assisted through our Youth Delinquency prevention program In Georgia

Children supported in Georgia through our summer food program

Latest Blogs/News

Americans Helping Americans Introduces our Garden Match Program

Americans Helping Americans Introduces our Garden Match Program

As the COVID-10 (coronavirus) pandemic continues, residents in Appalachia still need help and children still need to eat – particularly healthy foods such as vegetables and fruits that families are able to grow in their backyard or in neighborhood community gardens....

Introducing our newest partner: Refresh Appalachia

Introducing our newest partner: Refresh Appalachia

(Pictured: 11-year-old Ailesi, seated left, a member of Refresh Appalachia community garden planning committee, listens as various aspects and options of the proposed garden are presented.) Among Americans Helping Americans® newest partners is Coalfield Development...

New Partner Spotlight: Sprouting Hope of Marion, Virginia

New Partner Spotlight: Sprouting Hope of Marion, Virginia

Among Americans Helping Americans® newest partners is Sprouting Hope, located in Marion, Virginia in the rural southwest region of the state. Sprouting Hope’s mission is to feed the community by growing and sharing healthy produce, with the vision of everyone having...