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Extreme Makeover

Dates offered:




2022: May 13-15


$209 per person – 2 Nights

During Extreme Makeover Weekend, more than 150 women from at least eight States and various parts of Canada will help NYSUM provide more than 500 cosmetic and wardrobe makeovers for homeless and battered women in New York City homeless shelters.

NYSUM’s staff provide practical urban training before makeover outreach

  • One-on-one evangelism training
  • Basic cosmetology training

Reflecting on her experience at recent Extreme Makeover Weekend, a pastor’s wife from Ohio testified about this outreach by saying, “In all my 35 years of ministry with my husband, I have never been so impacted as I have been through NYSUM’S Extreme Makeover Weekend.”


We provide 1 set of linens for your whole stay which includes a washcloth, bath towel, a fitted sheet, flat sheet, pillow case & pillow, and a blanket.


All 3 meals daily are included in all our packages and begin with dinner on arrival day and end with breakfast on departing day. Only breakfast is served on Sundays and days off for leisure (during weeklong packages). We unfortunately cannot cater to specific diets or allergies.

Outreach Transportation:

1. Teams than arrive in their own van(s) are required to:
Use their own van for outreach transportation
Cover toll fees
Cover gas expenses
Cover subway fare (when/if needed).

2. For teams who will require NYSUM van transportation for outreach:

For Weeklong packages

  • Van Use $50 per person (1 time charge)
  • Subway: $34 per person (1 time charge, Mandatory) Includes 7-Day Unlimited Metro Card

For Weekend / 3 Day packages

  • $30 per person – 1 time charge
  • Subway Fare Included