Click To Help Baring House Get A Makeover!

Dear Friends, We’re excited to let you know that YSI has been chosen as a finalist in the 4th annual IKEA Life Improvement Challenge – a contest that gives YSI’s Baring House Crisis Nursery the chance to win a free makeover! Participating is simple. All you have to do is click here and vote for Youth Service, Inc. [...]

Memories I Will Remember Forever

YSI received this message from a holiday donor: I had the pleasure of volunteering this past December for the YES 2013 Teen Shelter Holiday Meal Program. I was able to volunteer multiple times at YES throughout December and the experience was above and beyond my expectations on each occasion. In the past, I have volunteered [...]

DeSean Jackson Treats YSI Youth To A Holiday Shopping Spree

On Tuesday, December 3rd, wide receiver DeSean Jackson of the Philadelphia Eagles hosted forty YSI children and teens at the South Philadelphia Wal-Mart for his 2013 “Shop With A Jock” event. Jackson and Eagles teammates, including Michael Vick and Jon Dorenbos, treated the youth to a holiday shopping spree and helped them pick out gifts for themselves and their [...]

Thank You, Teen Success Donors!

  Dear Friends, We did it! More than 70 generous board members, staff, and community members have raised almost $10,300 for our Teen Success program. We are pursuing other funding sources in order to raise the remaining $5,000 we need, but we are optimistic that we will be able to operate the program for the [...]

NewsWorks Article on Teen Success

NewsWorks, the online home of WHYY News, recently ran a story on Teen Success and the efforts being made to ensure this valuable program for young Philadelphia mothers continues.  Click here to check it out.