Youth Enrichment Services


Youth Enrichment Services


Our mission is to inspire and challenge youth with physical and mental activities that foster life-long respect for self, others, and the environment.

News & Events

Welcome New YES Staff

Sep 10, 2019

YES is thrilled to welcome five new staff members to the team this fall. The new staff have a diverse wealth of experience working with Boston youth. They are hard at work at YES preparing for the year ahead and are excited to be a part of the YES community....

Racers from Boston and Beyond Come Together for YES and the Martin Richard Foundation

Aug 16, 2019

The 6th Annual Martin Richard Memorial One Mile Invitational took place on Thursday, August 15 at Boston’s Moakley Field. More than 200 individuals of all ages and abilities attended and participated. 2019 event sponsors and partners were the Martin Richard Charitable Foundation, Adage Capital Management, Adaptive Sports New England, New Balance Foundation, and...

YES Participates in the Boston Triathlon

Jul 30, 2019

YES youth, Ian and Stella, competing the the running portion of the Kid’s Splash and Dash. Thank you to the Boston Triathlon for partnering with YES to provide youth with the opportunity to experience the Kids Day Splash & Dash. Youth received complimentary registration in the swimming and running events...

YES Sets Sail for the 8th Annual Harbor Cruise

Jun 28, 2019

Youth Enrichment Services (YES) held its 8th Annual Harbor Cruise on Wednesday, June 26 with over 200 YES supporters aboard the Provincetown II. Hosted by the YES Young Professionals Committee, the cruise is an evening of celebration and appreciation for all the donors and volunteer who helped YES have a...

September 21
September 29

14th Annual East Boston Savings Bank 5K Bay Run/Walk

September 29
9:00 am
- 1:00 pm
Carson Beach South Boston MA
October 06

Franklin Park Mile

October 6
12:00 pm
- 3:00 pm
Franklin Park Jamaica Plain MA
October 11

YES Volunteer Kickoff

October 11
6:00 pm
- 10:00 pm
November 07

7th Annual Beer Tasting with YES

November 7
7:00 pm
- 8:30 pm
Harpoon Brewery Boston MA

Who We Serve

Over 1,600 YES youth were served by YES in 2015
75% of youth served by YES live in low-to-moderate income households
3 out of 5 served by YES are youth of color

Our impact

Thank You to our Supporters!

Contact Us

Youth Enrichment Services
412 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston, MA 02118
Tel. (617) 267-5877
Fax (617) 266-6168
Email: [email protected]