Refuge Youth Network is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization in Altoona, PA with the mission of creating a youth culture based on the love of Jesus Christ. We provide students spiritual direction and social support through our after-school and summer programming, and youth ministries at four campuses across Blair County.
(Altoona, Bellwood, Tyrone, and Hollidaysburg)
Our ministry is focused on serving the next generation of believers and expanding the Kingdom of God past the confines of our community. We reach out to youth and train up campus leaders through coaching, mentorship, and lesson plans.
Our goal is to expand our reach to youth to lead them to a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
LOCATED @ JOURNEY CHURCH
511 Union Street, Hollidaysburg
McKenna Mayers is the Director for the Hollidaysburg Campus at Refuge Youth Network. McKenna was born and raised in Bellwood, PA. She attended Groundzero School of Discipleship and Graduated with a Bachelors degree in Christian Leadership and a minor in Biblical Studies. She is passionate about seeing the next generation being used in the Kingdom of God. In her spare time, she enjoys eating good food and doing anything that sounds fun with the people she loves.
During our 11am service only, middle school age students are dismissed after our worship time in the main sanctuary to join Pastor McKenna for a small group focus lesson and a chance to connect and build relationships.