YES welcomes new Board President at Annual Meeting

At YES’s Annual Celebration on December 8th 2014,  YES welcomed all of the Board and Advisory Council members that joined YES in 2014. YES welcomed thirteen new trustees, including Kim Dukes Rivers, David Fitzgerald, Rosalind Johnson, Tom Karam, Brian Lash, Mark McKenna, Wendi McKenna, Chris Peabody, Ian Sanderson, Sheldon Simon, George

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MLK Diversity Day at Pat’s Peak

On Monday, January 29th, YES celebrated MLK Day with Pats Peak at their annual Diversity Day celebration. As part of the celebration, three bus loads (130+) Boston youth skiied and snowboarded at Pats Peak in the morning and in the

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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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Thursday, April 2 – YES Black Diamond Gala

Join us for the 5th Annual Black Diamond on Thursday, April 2 2015 at the Renaissance Waterfront Hotel. YES Gala Co-Chairs: Mark and Wendi McKenna For more information on event sponsorship, please contact the Director of Development & Marketing, Jamie Burch, at

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Saturday, March 21 – Mass Snow Challenge

On March 21, 2015, Wachusett Mountain in Princeton,  MA will be hosting the 13th annual Massachusetts Snow Challenge to benefit Youth Enrichment Services.  Join YES for a fun-filled day with great skiing and snowboarding, racing, awards, and family games to

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Sunday, March 1 – Nashoba Breakfast Benefit

On Sunday, March 1st, YES will host a Breakfast Benefit with the Doug Coombs Foundation  at Nashoba Valley. The benefit will include complimentary breakfast and discounted lift tickets.  Event is closed to the public and invite-only.

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Sat, Feb 28 – Seventh Annual Sister on the Slopes Trip

On Saturday, February 28th,  YES will host its seventh annual Sister on the Slopes trip, an all female trip dedicated to  empowering females on the slopes. Girls from several agencies across Boston will have the opportunity to experience the outdoors and learn to

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YES Launches New Cross-Country Ski Program for Urban Youth

Youth Enrichment Services (YES), a Boston non-profit, will offer a new cross-country skiing program to urban youth this winter. YES will be partnering with Weston Ski Track in Weston, MA to offer cross-country ski lessons and equipment at a discounted

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Freshman Washawn Castro receives Abel Harris Scholarship from Youth Enrichment Services

Youth Enrichment Services (YES) recently awarded its 2014 Abel Harris Scholarship Fund award to Dorchester native, Washawn Castro. Washawn, now a freshman at UMASS Amherst, was a Junior Volunteer at YES for four years. As a Junior Volunteer, Washawn took

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YES is an official Giving Tuesday Partner

This year, as an official Giving Tuesday partner, Youth Enrichment  Services (YES) is encouraging you to join us in the movement to give. By joining the Giving Tuesday movement, you have the chance to better the world you live in

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