YES is offering modified summer programming for youth during July and August 2020.  Social distancing, hygiene, cleaning, and health testing protocols will be followed per Massachusetts Department of Public Health guidelines. Read all of YES’s updates and notices regarding COVID-19 at yeskids.org/coronavirus.

[Updated 7/6/20 at 4:30 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

Jul 06, 2020

How YES is responding to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) July 6, 2020 YES is pleased to offer summer programming for youth during July and August 2020.  Social distancing, hygiene, cleaning, and health testing protocols will be followed per Massachusetts Department of Public Health guidelines. Registration is currently open.  Application deadlines vary for...

A Statement from Youth Enrichment Services (YES)

Jun 03, 2020

“Change does not roll in on the wheel of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.  Dear Members and Families of the Boston community, All of us here at YES would like to express our sincere condolences to the family of George Floyd and to others...

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...

August 13

Martin Richard Mile – Postponed

August 13
4:30 pm
- 8:00 pm
August 29

Boston Waterfront Virtual 5K

August 29
12:00 am
September 12
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]