Community Youth Programs
First United Methodist Church hosts several organizations benefiting youth in Fort Dodge. Included in these organziations are:
Boy Scouts - which meets every Tuesday evening in the church building at 7:00 pm
Girl Scouts - which meets every other Thursday at 6:00 pm
AMP (Acheiving Maximum Potential) - A program sponsored by Youth Shelter of North Central Iowa. This is a youth-driven, statewide group that seeks to unleash the full potential for personal growth among foster and adoptive children in Iowa. AMP offers leadership opportunities, service learning projects, speaking opportunities, and educational/vocational assistance. AMP also provides the life skills youth need to become self-sufficient, independent adults.