World Servants teams work in Wheelwright and Weeksbury in eastern Kentucky. This area of the Appalachian mountain range has a rich cultural heritage beginning with the Adena Indians; the region is now a center for art and music through the Mountain Arts Center.

The median income for a household in this area is $14,808 and about 40.0% of the population lives below the poverty line.


World Servants addresses needs such as:

  • Roofs repair
  • Installation of insulation
  • Home repairs and yard clean-up
  • Aid to families in need of basic necessities

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Location Information

Custom Trip Information

Can’t find a date that works for your organization? We can arrange custom trips in the West Virginia or Kentucky all year round.

Contact Stephanie Boyd to learn more. The Appalachia Area Office number is 1-304-457-4575.

Communities Served at This Location


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More information to come.