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

US Olympian, Noah Hoffman, Will Visit YES Track & Field Program June 28

Jun 25, 2018

Noah Hoffman, a two-time Olympic cross country skier, will be visiting the YES Track & Field practice on Thursday, June 28. Noah will be visiting as an ambassador of the US Olympic Committee’s “Team for Tomorrow” program. As an ambassador, Noah spreads awareness about the importance of living a healthy and...

Meet this year’s YES scholarship recipients

Jun 14, 2018

Youth Enrichment Services (YES) is proud to report that 100% of YES high school seniors successfully graduated this year and will continue on to college. One of the ways that YES maintains this record of success is by supporting our youth financially through the Richard Williams Memorial Scholarship. Every spring,...

Bidding Farewell to Three Outstanding YES Teen Leaders

May 23, 2018

Many of our teens have been a part of the YES family for years, and have taken on significant leadership roles within the organization. YES teens Macy Murtagh, Varsha Perkins, and Jacelys Suazo are among those YES teens who have gone above and beyond the call of duty. These young...

Youth Enrichment Services Gala Raises $600K as It Celebrates 50 Years of Service

Apr 05, 2018

Dorchester Teens, Tarell Longsworth and Van Nguyen, spoke at the YES Gala on April 7. (Photo Credit: Shawn Black Photography) Dorchester teens, Van Nguyen and Tarell Longsworth, were chosen to speak at Youth Enrichment Services (YES)’s recent Black Diamond Gala fundraiser on April 5, 2018. YES offers year-round outdoor and...

August 16

5th Annual Martin Richard Memorial Mile

August 16
4:00 pm
- 8:30 pm
September 08

Dimock Road to Wellness 5K Walk/Run

September 8
7:00 am
- 1:00 pm
September 22
September 29

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