Comcast Cares Day at YSI On April 21st Youth Service, Inc. welcomed volunteers back for the 16th Annual Comcast Cares Day. More than 100,000 Comcast NBCUniversal employees participated in projects across the nation. Comcast Cares Day is the country's largest corporate volunteer effort and a culmination of the company's year-round commitment to community service. Led [...]
Job Title: Director* Employment Status: Full-time regular Program - Dept/Location: Family Based Services - Germantown Job Summary: Responsible for the administration and direction of family based prevention programs. Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree in social work or another related field 5 years direct service and administrative work experience in child welfare and family services. 2 years supervisory experience [...]
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Inc. Volunteer Highlight Temple University's - Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Inc. displayed an amazing dedication of service with Youth Service Inc. This student based organization hosted a drive collecting over 100 care packages. For years Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Inc. has been serving the Philadelphia community executing meaningful service programs that enrich the [...]
Representatives from Backyard Legendz; Denzel Samuel and Ajith Varughese met with YSI staff to present a donation to benefit (YES) Youth Emergency Services.
Columbia North YMCA's Executive Director, Claine Crew with Youth Emergency Services Director, Tim Massaquoi As a partner agency with National Safe Place, Youth Emergency Service held a ribbon cutting at one of the newest additions to the Safe Place network, the YMCA at Broad and Master Streets. The ribbon cutting was one in a series [...]
YES is actively participating in the youth aspect of the City's 100 Day Challenge. Tim Massaquoi, Director at YES, is leading the youth team for those under the age of 18. The overall goal of this challenge is to create a register of all the homeless youth, ages 16-17, connect 100% of them to a [...]
Over 3,500 students attend the "Might Writers" workshop in Philadelphia. Thank you to the "Mighty Writers"! The YES Educational Support and Runaway And Homeless Youth Team (RHY) attended this amazing event hosted by, Mighty Writers on July 26th, 2016 at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Our youth became a part of history as 3,500 Philadelphia [...]
A special thank you to Mr. Anthony Martin, Founder of The Urban Youth Foundation; Bernard Hopkins; Sean Colston and all of our other amazing participants for providing the platform for our 2016 #ICanDream Teen Conference held at Temple University. This year's #ICanDream Teen Conference featured guest speaker Philadelphia's own former World Boxing Champion Bernard Hopkins, [...]