Summer Intern Spotlight: Xavier Alexander

Youth Service, Inc. is lucky enough to have summer interns helping us make an impact in the communities we serve. Xavier Alexander is interning with our Community Navigator. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. Where and what are you studying? My name is Xavier Alexander. I am from West Philly. [...]

2019-06-26T11:59:13-04:00June 26th, 2019|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Volunteer Spotlight: Julia McGrath

In the Volunteer Spotlight we recognize a Youth Service, Inc. volunteer making an impact in the communities we serve. Julia McGrath volunteers at Baring House Crisis Nursery. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. My name is Julia McGrath. I am a recent graduate of Drexel's Couple and Family Therapy master's [...]

2019-06-19T15:51:37-04:00June 19th, 2019|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Congratulations To YSI Staff Graduates!

This spring/summer we had many YSI staff members graduate from various programs. Congratulations to everyone! Crittenton staff members Jeneen Coles, Pam Smith and Steven Williams (photo) all received Masters degrees. Jeneen received a MSW from Widener, Pam received her's in Clinical and Counseling Psychology, Marriage and Family Therapy concentration at Chestnut Hill and Steven received [...]

2019-06-10T11:49:09-04:00June 14th, 2019|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Volunteer Spotlight: Rachel Dettrey

In the Volunteer Spotlight we recognize a Youth Service, Inc. volunteer making an impact in the communities we serve. Rachel Dettrey volunteers at Baring House Crisis Nursery. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. Rachel: My name is Rachel Dettrey. I am from the Philadelphia region originally and am currently a Junior obtaining [...]

2019-05-29T09:41:31-04:00May 29th, 2019|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Support YSI on Monday June 3 with honeygrow’s Giving Local Day

Do you love eating fresh and local at honeygrow? On Monday June 3, you can do just that AND support Youth Service, Inc. Head to the UPenn honeygrow located at 3731 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, place your order and select CASH as your payment method (you can pay with card or cash),proceed to the cashier, and show the [...]

2019-05-23T10:23:51-04:00May 23rd, 2019|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Destiny Jackson Receives the BOLD Shero Award

The National Crittenton Foundation recently hosted their "In Solidarity" Conference in Atlanta, GA. In Solidarity is a national convening of young leaders, advocates, social service professionals, community-based organizations, and policymakers. At this conference, Destiny Jackson received the BOLD (Bridging Opportunity Love & Determination) Shero Award. Destiny came to Youth Service, Inc. through Youth Emergency Service [...]

2019-05-14T11:59:01-04:00May 15th, 2019|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Power 99 FM Rise and Dream Philly Teen Conference Town Hall

The Rise and Dream Philly Teen Conference sponsored by Youth Service, Inc. and Health Promotion Council’s Advocacy Institute takes place on Saturday May 18th at Temple University 1755 N. 13th Street from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. iHeartMedia Philadelphia's Loraine Ballard Morrill spoke with youth from the Advocacy Institute who are participating in the event which gives [...]

2019-05-02T10:41:40-04:00May 2nd, 2019|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Youth Service, Inc. and The Advocacy Institute are teaming up this year for the Rise & Dream Philly Teen Conference!

  Youth Service, Inc. and The Advocacy Institute are teaming up this year for the Rise & Dream Philly Teen Conference! YSI invites Philadelphia teens to “Find Themselves” and work together to create solutions to combat peer pressure   WHAT: Youth Service, Inc. (YSI), nonprofit organization that provides support services to to at-risk Philadelphia teens, [...]

2019-04-30T15:53:42-04:00April 30th, 2019|Events, Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Free Registration is Now Open for the 2019 Rise and Dream Philly Teen Conference

Youth Service, Inc. and Health Promotion Council’s Advocacy Institute, a PHMC affiliate, Join Forces to Present the 17th Annual Rise and Dream Philly Teen Conference The conference will happen 9:00AM to 3:00PM on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at Temple University's Howard Gittis Student Center Youth Service, Inc. (YSI) and Health Promotion Council’s Advocacy Institute (HPC) have joined forces for [...]

2019-03-29T12:03:02-04:00March 29th, 2019|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments
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