Thursday, August 20 – 2nd Annual Martin Richard Memorial 1 Mile Invitational

On Thursday, August 20,  join YES at the 2nd Annual Martin Richard Memorial 1 Mile Invitational! The event will take place at Moakley Park in South Boston, with registration beginning at 6 pm, followed by one mile heats at 7 pm.

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YES high school seniors have a 100% matriculation rate 5th consecutive year

For the 5th consecutive year, 100% of high school seniors participating in Youth Enrichment Services (YES) programs are graduating from high school.  YES extends a big congratulations to the Class of 2015.  “YES founder, Richard Williams, believed deeply that the pursuit of

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Youth Enrichment Services Receives Prestigious Cummings Foundation Grant

Youth Enrichment Services (YES) been selected as one of 100 local nonprofits to receive grants of $100,000 each through Cummings Foundation’s $100K for 100 program. YES was chosen from more than 400 applicants during a very competitive review process. Youth

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Youth Enrichment Services Track Program Receives $7,500 New Balance Foundation Grant

Youth Enrichment Services (YES) has been selected to receive a $7,500 grant from the New Balance Foundation through NB SparkStart, a global charitable initiative focused on improving the health, well-being and self-esteem of children through movement.  Through grants, associate volunteerism

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YES High School Seniors have a 100% matriculation rate fifth year in a row

For the fifth year in a row, all YES high school seniors have graduated from high school and gone on to pursue a secondary education. YES extends a big congratulations to the Class of 2015. YES has enjoyed growing with

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YES Teen, Jordan Levitch, Featured in the Brookline Tab

This May, Jordan was featured in the Brookline Tab for his inspiring speech at the YES Black Diamond Gala. Jordan delivered his speech to 500+ guests on April 2nd at the Renaissance Hotel. During his speech, Jordan told the crowd,

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YES Receives Reebok Foundation Grant to Fund YES Academy Programs

YES is pleased to have been chosen by the Reebok Foundation for a $5,000 grant for its high-impact YES Academy programming. The Reebok Foundation supports programs designed to serve inner-city youth and provide youth with the tools they need to

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Outdoor Adventure Program Expands with New Partners

YES youth will have the opportunity to fish, sail, and more with the new Harbor Explorers program! This summer, YES will offer a new paddleboarding program and a new Harbor Explorers program as part of Outdoor Adventure thanks to new

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YES Marathon Runners Raise More than $20k for YES Kids

This winter, YES Marathon runners Jaime and Kelly began a journey they would never forget. They decided to run their first marathon, the Boston Marathon, for YES. For Jaime and Kelly, training and running the Boston Marathon was an incredibly

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Team YES Finishes the Boston Marathon

On Monday, April 20, Kelly Fitzpatrick and Jaime Lunny successfully completed the 119th Boston Marathon.  Together as Team YES, they raised more than $20,000 to support Youth Enrichment Services’ youth programs.  “Thank you to Kelly and Jaime for supporting YES in such an

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