YES’s office at 412 Massachusetts Avenue is currently closed. Programming will be cancelled, rescheduled, or moved to virtual venues. Read YES’s full statement about the coronavirus at yeskids.org/coronavirus. [Updated 5/19/20 at 1:30 pm]

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

Message to the YES Community About Coronavirus

May 19, 2020

How YES is responding to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) May 19, 2020 Families with school aged children who qualify for free or reduced price meals are eligible to receive a Pandemic – Electronic Benefits Transfer (P-EBT) card for additional food support during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read the resources below for more information....

LEADERSHIP CORPS TEENS EXPLORE CAREER PATHS

Feb 14, 2020

Youth Enrichment Services (YES) hosted three Career Exploration Forums for teens in YES’s Leadership Corps programs. YES volunteers and members of the Board of Trustees and Advisory Council were among the professionals who attended the career forums. Teens had the opportunity to learn from people from a variety of fields...

YES RECEIVES GRANT FROM THE YAWKEY FOUNDATION

Feb 10, 2020

Youth Enrichment Services (YES) recently received a $65,000 grant from the Yawkey Foundation. These funds will support YES’s repeat engagement and high impact programming. In addition, the Yawkey Foundation will be a Platinum Peak sponsor for the 10th Annual Black Diamond Gala on Thursday, April 9. Youth in repeat engagement...

MEET THE YES 2020 BOSTON MARATHON TEAM

Jan 29, 2020

Youth Enrichment Services (YES) received four (4) bibs this year through the John Hancock Non-Profit Boston Marathon Program. We are thrilled to introduce four runners to Team YES: Rob Fitzpatrick, Corey Roth, Marc Sorresso, and Eric Wortman. While they come from diverse backgrounds, they have all been impacted by YES...

October 05

10th Annual Black Diamond Gala

October 5
5:30 pm
- 9:00 pm
Seaport Hotel Boston

Who We Serve

Over 1,600 YES youth were served by YES in 2019
100%
75% of youth served by YES live in low-to-moderate income households
75%
3 out of 5 served by YES are youth of color
60%

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]