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

Meet YES’s 2018 Boston Marathon Team

Dec 15, 2017

Youth Enrichment Services (YES) is honored to have four dedicated runners in the 2018 Boston Marathon. Thank you to the John Hancock Boston Marathon Non-Profit Bib Program for donating the charity bibs to YES. This year, our team will raise over $40,000 to support our mission to inspire and challenge youth...

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...

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April 05

8th Annual Black Diamond Gala

April 5
5:30 pm
- 9:30 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