You Were Made For This.


A Place To Belong.

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Who We Are

at a Glance


Young Life Capernaum begins in Seattle

After spending a few years learning under Nick Palermo, the founder of Young Life Capernaum, Blaine Clyde moves back to his home state to start Young Life Capernaum Greater Seattle.


High schools actively outreached

As of today, we have an active outreach presence at six different high schools in the greater Seattle area: Ballard, Ingraham, Nathan Hale, Roosevelt, Shorecrest, and Shorewood. ​


kids in seattle public schools have a disability

Our goal is to reach out to as many of these kids as possible and remind them that they are valued, loved, and welcomed. ​


Kids known by name

Although we hope every kid has a chance to come to one of our fun events, we are aware that our greatest impact is made within relationships, not events. With every passing day, we strive to get to know the specific name of more and more kids in our area.

Get Involved

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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