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YES teen, Aaliyah Yarde, featured in the Dorchester Reporter


Aaliyah spoke about her experience as a YES Junior Volunteer at the YES Gala on April 7.

Mattapan teen and YES Junior Volunteer, Aaliyah Yarde, was featured in the Dorchester Reporter for her inspiring speech at the YES Black Diamond Gala. Aaliyah delivered her speech to 400+ guests on April 7 at Royale. During her speech, Aaliyah told the crowd, “The inclusion and sense of community I experience at YES is something I’ve never experienced anywhere else.”

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