Year Long Internship Update

In light of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak we are pausing the hiring process for Year Long Internships. This decision was made out of an abundance of caution and the desire to protect the interests of the health and safety for everyone involved.

Year-Long InternshipS

Southwind’s Year-Long Intern program is a challenging and rewarding year. The program is a life-changing experience that is designed for those who are deeply committed to Christ and have a desire to join the Southwind Staff in providing an environment where volunteers and kids can experience Christ. Our Goal for the year is that Year-Long Interns would grow in an intimate, abiding relationship with Jesus Christ, work hard to support the ministry at Southwind, and gain a solid understanding of Young Life Property Staff. 

As an employee of Young Life you will be provided with medical, dental and vision benefits. You will also be accountable for fundraising a portion of your salary.


  • Currently active as a ministry leader in Young Life or other Christian ministry.
  • Completed at least 2 years of college or are at least 20 years of age.
  • Willingness to raise part of your salary.
  • Willingness to work hard.

To Apply

To apply, read over the Program Description, complete an application and send it to your first-choice camp. If Southwind is your first-choice camp, email the complete application to Cory Holb at Ask your recommenders to email their completed recommendations to​ as well. For any questions regarding the program, please call us at 352-288-2500.

Support a 2020-2021 Year-Long Intern

The Southwind Year-Long Intern Program is made up of 5 interns. If you would like to donate to a specific intern, please click on their give button below. 



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