Wednesday, December 31- “31 Nights of Light” Lighting Ceremony

Youth Enrichment Services (YES), was chosen as a Prudential Center “31 Nights of Lights” 2014 Lighting Partner this winter. For the month of December, the Prudential Tower lights up a different color each night to raise awareness of a local

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Monday, December 8 – The YES Annual Meeting

On Monday, December 8, YES will hold the YES Annual Meeting as a  celebration of achievements & vision for the year ahead. A light dinner will  be followed by a brief program. Event is free and open to the public. Stay

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Wednesday, December 3- Beer Tasting with YES

Beer Tasting to benefit Youth Enrichment Services Wednesday, December 3 7:00-8:30 pm Only 60 tickets are available- buy tickets for you and your friends to avoid missing out on the event!

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YES receives two bibs for the Boston Marathon

YES received two official numbers as part of the 2015 John Hancock Boston Non-Profit Marathon Program. Are you interested in running in the Boston Marathon on April 20, 2015 and raising money to support YES?  In exchange for an official

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New Junior Volunteer Leadership Intensive successfully debuts

YES’ s new Junior Volunteer Leadership Intensive program successfully debuted this September. The intensive is a six week program offering youth who are new to leadership roles an opportunity to grow their leadership skills. Through workshops, outdoor activities, and community service, youth

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Saturday, November 22- YES Annual Ski Sale

Come join YES for its annual ski sale on Saturday, November 22 from 12-4 pm at the YES office (420 Mass Ave Boston, MA). There will be used and new ski equipment for sale!

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Monday, November 3- YES Boston Marathon runner applications due

On Monday, November 3 Boston Marathon applications are due.  In exchange for an official number to the Boston Marathon, the runner needs to raise a minimum of $10,000 for YES.  YES will support marathoners both with their training schedule and

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Hostelling International Awards YES a Travel Scholarship to Visit Martha’s Vineyard

 Youth Enrichment Services (YES) was chosen to receive a YOUTH Travel Scholarship Award by Hostelling International Boston this summer. The YOUTH Travel Scholarship is offered to community-based, youth-serving organizations as a way to enable young people to discover and examine

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YES Executive Director Bryan Van Dorpe advocates for parks in Boston Globe article.

YES Executive Director, Bryan Van Dorpe, contributed to a Boston Globe article about the cuts in federal funding for parks. In the article, Bryan comments that reducing federal funding to state parks will be a severe loss for inner city

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Youth Enrichment Services Track Program chosen for New Balance grant

  The YES Track & Field Program is pleased to have been chosen by the New Balance Foundation for a grant through the NB SparkStart Initiative. NB SparkStart is a global initiative focused on improving the health, well-being and self-esteem

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