Youth Enrichment Services

Youth Enrichment Services

Our mission is to inspire and challenge youth with physical and mental activities that foster life-long respect for self, others, and the environment.

News & Events

Target Awards Wellness Grant to Support YES Youth

Nov 03, 2017

Youth Enrichment Services (YES) recently received a $80,000 Youth Programming Wellness grant from Target Corporation. The grant will help underwrite YES’s year-round sports-based programs and support an expansion of YES’s healthy eating initiative. Funding from Target will help over 900 YES youth be physically active in the outdoors, learn about...

Youth Enrichment Services Announces Two New Board Appointments

Nov 03, 2017

Youth Enrichment Services (YES) is pleased to announce the appointment of Matt Chisholm and David Gaw to the organization’s Board of Trustees and Board of Directors, respectively. “We are thrilled to welcome Matt and David to the YES Board,” said Executive Director, Bryan Van Dorpe. “Their expertise and guidance will...

Clay Connections Program Returns for the Second Year at YES

Nov 01, 2017

YES is excited to collaborate for the second year with the Clay Soper Memorial Fund to offer the Clay Connections program throughout the 2017-18 school year. This program was established in 2016 in memory of former YES teen and Winchester resident, Clay Soper, who tragically passed away in 2015. The Clay...

Complimentary Entry Offered to YES Youth at Spartan Kids Race

Oct 20, 2017

YES is excited to offer YES kids complimentary tickets to the Spartan Kids Races at Fenway Park on November 4 and November 5.  The Spartan Kids Race is open to youth ages 4 – 14.  Activities will encourage youth to jump, run, get muddy, help each other, and have a...

November 28

First Gala Planning Committee Meeting

November 28
6:00 pm
- 7:00 pm
YES Office Boston MA (617) 267-5877
November 29

2018 Mass Snow Challenge Kick-off

November 29
5:00 pm
- 9:30 pm
Clery’s Boston MA
December 04

2017 Annual Celebration

December 4
6:00 pm
- 8:30 pm

Who We Serve

Over 1,600 YES youth were served by YES in 2015
75% of youth served by YES live in low-to-moderate income households
3 out of 5 served by YES are youth of color

Our impact

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Contact Us

Youth Enrichment Services
412 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston, MA 02118
Tel. (617) 267-5877
Fax (617) 266-6168