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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Sat., Nov 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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Mon, Nov 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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Meet and greet with YES Alum and intern Jenny!

Former YES teen, Jenny Delgado, has joined the YES staff as a development intern this summer!  She is helping with marketing, fundraising, and Alumni activities. We sat down with Jenny and asked her about what its like to return to

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Wed., July 30 – YES Receives the New Balance SparkStart 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.Noreen Bigelow, Charitable Programs Assistant of the New Balance Foundation says the NB SparkStart Initiative began

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Tues, May 23- YES awards $5,000 to local non-profits

This spring, YES Academy youth were granted $5,000 from The Highland Street Foundation to award to three local non-profits. After conducting site visits at a handful of local non-profits , the YES Academy youth voted on which three non-profits should receive the grant money. The

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