Connecting Philadelphia’s Teenagers to Cycling Education

The Better Bike Share Partnership (BBSP) is an effort led by the City of Philadelphia that works to ensure that Indego bike share is accessible to all Philadelphians. The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia is a non-profit advocacy and education organization working as part of the Better Bike Share Partnership to support bike share and biking education. [...]

2018-10-16T11:46:33+00:00October 9th, 2018|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Youth Service, Inc. Wishes David Chaney Sr. A Fond Farewell

Tireless energy, compassion and commitment are just some of the descriptive words for David Chaney, Sr. His every action is focused on the best outcomes for youth and the community. He is centered on connecting those engaged in the same work, he is centered on justice initiatives, especially for the youth in Philadelphia, and he [...]

2018-08-28T15:28:26+00:00August 29th, 2018|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Youth Service, Inc. Welcomes New Board Members

Youth Service, Inc. is excited to announce the addition of 5 new members to our Board of Directors. Please join us in welcoming them to our Board. "I am very excited to join YSI's board; YSI and its dedicated staff remind all of us, the imperative to be supportive of families and youth throughout Philadelphia, [...]

2018-08-21T11:35:00+00:00August 27th, 2018|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Join Youth Service, Inc. as a volunteer for our Back To School Event on Friday August 17

Youth Service, Inc. will be hosting our annual Back to School event on Friday August 17 from 11 am to 2 pm at our Crittenton location at 6325 Burbridge Street Philadelphia, PA 19144. We are looking for volunteers to fill the following roles for this event: Refreshments- help serve and/or donate drinks and snacks Registration team- [...]

2018-08-01T15:36:07+00:00August 6th, 2018|Events, Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Volunteer Spotlight: Kien Nguyen

In the Volunteer Spotlight we aim to recognize a Youth Service, Inc. volunteer making an impact in the communities we serve. Kien Nguyen volunteers at Youth Emergency Service. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. Kien: I am a second generation Vietnamese-American and the son of immigrant parents who fled Vietnam and came [...]

2018-09-14T09:46:49+00:00August 1st, 2018|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

The Power of Caring

In 2015, Ashley R. was trying to do something no teenager should have to do – processing the loss of her mother.  During this grieving period Ashley met a young woman who became her friend.  This young woman had also lost a parent to cancer. They became the best of friends and the support each of them needed.  When Ashley’s friend was [...]

2018-06-25T16:42:03+00:00June 27th, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

Robert J. Grant: Celebrating 32 Years of Dedicated Service at Youth Service, Inc.

Left to right: Jamie Clark, Angel Saysay, Gwen Bailey, Erica Makowski, Tim Massaquoi and Robert Grant "Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great [...]

2018-06-22T13:44:41+00:00June 25th, 2018|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Youth Service, Inc. and Penn Dental School’s Day of Service

Thanks to Penn Dental Medicine volunteers for coming to Baring House this past weekend for a day of service. The volunteers taught children and their families about oral hygiene through science experiments and dental related arts & crafts.

2018-06-11T15:34:42+00:00June 8th, 2018|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments
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