Youth Odyssey Update on COVID-19

Hello, here at Youth Odyssey we've been monitoring the COVID-19 situation and we're taking every precaution as you will read.  Our staff and board are working diligently to make sure that when restrictions are lifted we will be able to start our programming up again, stronger and better than before.  However, we need your help.... Read more »

Spring Break 2020: Big Bend/Davis Mountains

We had an incredible Spring Break, crossing off bucket list items with our Youth! From hiking the tallest peak in Big Bend to seeing the mysterious Marfa Lights! Our Youth Leaders worked very hard to be considered for this fun-filled week. For example, here  are some highlights from our week: the feeling of accomplishing a... Read more »

Ooo, that’s New..

Youth Odyssey has come a long way since our inception in 1997. But our mission remains the same. We are here to make a difference in lives of teens through life skill development and outdoor adventure. Our hopes have always been to grow and expand along with our growing impact. Well, Youth Odyssey is happy... Read more »

We love our Sponsors!!

With our Summer Fiesta on April 23rd at the Bay Jewel, we are proud to recognize our wonderful sponsors (so far) that will make the event an even greater success. Every year we receive support from local businesses that share our same vision of youth development. We share the ideas of valuing the development of... Read more »

Jersey Mike’s Month Of Giving

March is the Month of Giving for Jersey Mike’s Subs Nationwide! Every March, Jersey Mike’s collects donations for a local cause. Then, on the last Wednesday of the month (March 25th), 100% of every dollar that is spent at local Jersey Mike’s stores is donated to that organization. And they mean 100%, not just profits!... Read more »

Who’s ready for a Party!?

This time of year is very important for Youth Odyssey. We have so many things going on, one of which is our annual Summer Fiesta Fundraiser. Our event raises money for so many things we do, including sponsorship for youth to join our summer camps. We have seen great support from our community over the... Read more »

Summer Camps are back!!

Youth Odyssey Summer Camps are around the corner and we want to let everyone know that registration is open. Our 2020 camps are week long overnight trips, that incorporate a specific theme throughout. This year we have a included one more camp, which means we will have 6 camps available this year. Our camps include... Read more »

Y.O it’s Lemonade Day!!

Lemonade Day 2020 is around the corner, and Youth Odyssey has been asked to participate. The day is fast approaching so we will be getting everything ready in the next few weeks. This will be a great opportunity for our Youth Leaders, and a great way for the community to see who we are. Our... Read more »

School Programs are around the Corner

Our School programs are starting and we are extremely excited to be back. By visiting our calendar you can find out where we are holding our programs. You can also ask your school counselor to see if Youth Odyssey is present at your school. Again, for those who are not familiar with us. Our mission... Read more »

Were Growing!

Youth Odyssey is growing and that means more facilitators. So, Youth Odyssey did exactly that. As of January, we have hired two new staff members. We have added a female and male facilitator to help us reach this years goals. We are very excited that they have joined our team, and can't wait to see... Read more »