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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Tues., Oct 21- Volunteer Kick-off

It’s that time of year again! The Volunteer Kickoff will be held on Tuesday, October 21 at 6:30 at Clery’s. There will be appetizers, announcements, a raffle and a cash bar at the event. Mark your calendar! Current volunteers and anyone interested in volunteering

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Tues., Oct 14- Second Information Session for Parents

On Tues, October 14 from 5 to 7 pm, YES will be holding an information session for parents to answer any questions about Operation SnowSports or YES Academy programs at the YES office (412 Mass Ave Boston MA). No RSVP required.

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Sun, Oct 5 – Run the Mt. Washington Bank 5k with YES!

    Join YES at the 9th Annual Mt. Washington Bank Bay Run/ Walk Sunday October 5th 2014 Held at DCR’s Day Boulevard 165 Day Boulevard, South Boston (by Carson Beach) 9:00A.M. Run/Walk Begins Entry Fee: $20 before September 17th (includes dri-fit

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Mon, Sept 29- Family and Friends 4 x 400m Relay Race to benefit MR8

You are invited to join the YES Cross Country team  at the “Family and Friends 4 x 400 Relay Race to benefit Team MR8. Click here to download the registration form to register at the door. Only cash and check

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