Employee Spotlight: Tiearra Sampson

In the Employee Spotlight we aim to recognize a Youth Service, Inc. employee making an impact in the communities we serve. Tiearra Sampson is a Family Reunification ​Service Coordinator at Youth Service, Inc. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. ​I am a graduate of Ben Franklin High School where I [...]

2020-04-02T11:22:22-04:00April 2nd, 2020|Latest News, Top Feature, YSI Stories|0 Comments

Employee Spotlight: Keevon Johnson

In the Employee Spotlight we aim to recognize a Youth Service, Inc. employee making an impact in the communities we serve. Keevon Johnson is a supervisor for the Runaway and Homeless Youth program at Youth Service, Inc.’s Youth Emergency Service (YES). Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I am from [...]

2020-04-02T10:46:17-04:00March 26th, 2020|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Please Considering Helping YSI Youth in the Community Navigator Program

Youth Service, Inc. provides assistance and support for young adults ages 18-24 who are housing insecure. Through our Community Navigator program, they can access help with housing, employment, transportation, vital documents, food and clothing.The program also provides a safe place to relax. Being able to provide these services for our young adults will benefit them [...]

2020-03-25T08:18:26-04:00March 25th, 2020|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Employee Spotlight: Jemetra Gordon

In the Employee Spotlight we aim to recognize a Youth Service, Inc. employee making an impact in the communities we serve. Jemetra Harvey-Gordon is the administrative assistant at Youth Service, Inc.'s Youth Emergency Service (YES) program. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I am a native Philadelphian and a graduate [...]

2020-02-14T11:16:57-05:00February 13th, 2020|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Volunteer Spotlight: Seherzada Softic

In the Volunteer Spotlight we recognize a Youth Service, Inc. volunteer making an impact in the communities we serve. Seherzada Softic volunteers at Baring House Crisis Nursery. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I was born in Switzerland but raised in a small town in South Jersey. I graduated from [...]

2020-02-04T11:18:42-05:00February 4th, 2020|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Volunteer Spotlight: Chelsea Elam

In the Volunteer Spotlight we recognize a Youth Service, Inc. volunteer making an impact in the communities we serve. Chelsea Elam volunteers at Youth Emergency Service. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I am from Philadelphia and I graduated from Drexel University with a degree in Public Health in 2017. [...]

2020-01-30T12:26:00-05:00January 28th, 2020|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Employee Spotlight-J.D. Harris

  In the Employee Spotlight we aim to recognize a Youth Service, Inc. employee making an impact in the communities we serve. J.D. Harris is a Community Outreach Worker in Youth Service, Inc.'s Runaway and Homeless Youth (RHY) program. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I am a Philadelphia native [...]

2020-01-23T14:45:26-05:00January 23rd, 2020|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Volunteer Spotlight Daniel Kist

In the Volunteer Spotlight we recognize a Youth Service, Inc. volunteer making an impact in the communities we serve. Dan Kist volunteers at the annual Tows 4 Tots event. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I am 31 years old and have lived in Philadelphia my entire life and graduated [...]

2019-12-23T10:52:15-05:00December 23rd, 2019|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

KYW News Radio Tows 4 Tots Coverage

On Saturday December 14, Youth Service, Inc. hosted the 12th Annual Tows 4 Tots event in which local tow truck companies collect toys for the holidays for the youth in YSI programming. KYW News Radio wrote about the event here and an audio feature on the event here .

2019-12-19T11:50:30-05:00December 19th, 2019|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

YSI Receives Grant as Part of The Rite Aid Foundation “Full of Thanks” Holiday Program

The Rite Aid Foundation has generously gifted Youth Service, Inc. with a $5,000 grant as part of its Full of Thanks holiday program. The Rite Aid Foundation created this special holiday program to help more than 400 KidCents partner charities across the country to advance their efforts to improve the health, safety and wellbeing of [...]

2019-12-18T11:56:37-05:00December 18th, 2019|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments
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