You Were Made For This.

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Life to the full.

​ Introducing adolescents in the garden state to Jesus Christ and helping them grow in their faith.​

Garden State Region Young Life

at a Glance


New Jersey, New York, & pennsylvania

The Garden State Region reaches as South as Mercer County, NJ, as North as Lower Hudson Valley, NY and Orange County, NY, and even stretches into Bucks County, PA!


20+ ministries

This includes High School, Middle School, Caperaum, College, and YoungLives.


Over 500 kids at camp this past summer

Over 500 students heard the gospel at camp. More YoungLife, Capernaum, and YoungLives students than have ever come from our region!


Exciting things to come! Younglives, college, & so much more!

4 years ago, there was 1 existing YoungLives ministry in the Garden State Region. Today there are 4 active YoungLives ministries and 2 startup ministries! And the exciting thing is, it doesn't stop there.

Where To Find Us

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.

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