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, [...]
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- [...]
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 [...]
After 32 years at Youth Service, Inc. , Robert Grant celebrated his retirement at the end of June. The following photos are from his retirement reception.
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 [...]
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 (16th Annual) Youth Service, Inc. and Anthony Martin “I Can Dream” Philly Teen Conference Photos
Organized by Youth Service, Inc. (YSI) and Anthony Martin, the 16th annual “I Can Dream” Teen Conference was a unique opportunity for city youth to build self-esteem and chart a positive path for the future. Our theme this year was “The World is Listening, Use Your Voice!,” which focused on effective communication practices. [...]
Youth Service, Inc. hosted an Employee Appreciation Event on Wednesday, May 30 at Crittenton Family Support Center with a luncheon and award ceremony. At the ceremony, YSI recognized the following employees, as well as community partners and volunteers: Staff Graduate: Mia Williams, Master of Science in Counseling, Lincoln University Employee Service Awards: 5 Years: [...]
Youth Service, Inc. has received a $15,000.00 grant from the Lincoln Financial Foundation to support Youth Emergency Services' Turning Point Initiative. The Turning Point Initiative provides supportive programming to meet the needs of young people at Youth Emergency Service including education, health and life skills. Lincoln Financial Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Lincoln Financial Group, [...]
Youth Service, Inc. and Anthony Martin Present the 16th Annual "I Can Dream" Philly Teen Conference Saturday May 19th at Temple University's Howard Gittis Student Center WHAT: Organized by Youth Service, Inc. (YSI) and Anthony Martin, the 16th annual “I Can Dream” Teen Conference is a unique opportunity for city youth to build self-esteem and chart a positive path [...]