News 2017-10-19T19:35:46+00:00

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Colin Kaepernick, Meek Mill and Kobe Bryant select YSI for #10for10, Donate $30k

Thank you Colin Kaepernick, Meek Mill and Kobe Bryant for selecting YSI for #10for10! Former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick uploaded a video on Twitter pledging $10,000 to YSI. Rapper Meek Mill will match Kaepernick’s donation. The move has received national [...]

Tow truckers from 3 states deliver hundreds of gifts for YSI youth and caretakers

Tow truckers from 3 states deliver hundreds of gifts for YSI youth and caretakers About 70 tow truckers from Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Maryland formed a convoy through the city to deliver Christmas gifts to YSI on December 16. This [...]

YSI receives life-saving AED device

YSI receives life-saving AED device YSI raised money through the GotAED.org crowdfunding site to purchase an automated external defibrillator (AED) for youth, staff, and other individuals experiencing sudden cardiac arrest. GotAED and nonprofit Simon’s Fund presented the device to YSI [...]

YSI Holiday Toy Drive Drop Off Locations

Hello YSI supporters, family and friends: 'Tis The Season! Please support YSI children and families through our Holiday Toy Drive. We have several convenient locations throughout the Philadelphia area listed below! Please donate a new, unwrapped gift suitable for children newborn to 18 years old or [...]

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Events

YSI provides meals and free health screenings for families for Thanksgiving

YSI provides meals and free health screenings for families for Thanksgiving YSI hosted a Holiday Food Bank and Health Fair before Thanksgiving to benefit children and families in its care. The event provided a festive holiday environment and an opportunity [...]

YSI Holiday Toy Drive Drop Off Locations

Hello YSI supporters, family and friends: 'Tis The Season! Please support YSI children and families through our Holiday Toy Drive. We have several convenient locations throughout the Philadelphia area listed below! Please donate a new, unwrapped gift suitable for children newborn to 18 years old or [...]

“Jefferson Donation Event” Thursday, October 26th, 2017 12 PM – 2 PM

Jefferson Donation Event for Youth Service, Inc. Jefferson Medical and Health Science Bookstore has generously provided an opportunity for the Jefferson community to not only learn more about the programs Youth Service, Inc. provides for the Philadelphia community but to [...]

Volunteers from Vanguard Charitable and Comcast kick off school year for students with supplies, pizza and fun

YSI welcomed volunteers from Vanguard Charitable and the Comcast Digital Support Team to its Crittenton Family Support Center in August to host the Back to School Family Empowerment Pizza Party, complete with school supplies, pizza, dancing, and games. With contributions of backpacks, binders, pens, [...]

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YSI Stories

CBS coverage – ‘Tow 4 Tots’ Delivers Holiday Cheer To Needy Children In Philadelphia

‘Tow 4 Tots’ Delivers Holiday Cheer To Needy Children In Philadelphia PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Tow truck drivers from across several states drop off toys for children who need them for the 10th anniversary of the Tow 4 Tots program Click the following [...]

Donations still welcome for youth leading up to Christmas

Donations still welcome for youth leading up to Christmas Please click the following link to review YSI's article in the Philadelphia Tribune Ryanne Persinger Tribune Staff Writer “What giving does for people, is it let’s them know that people really [...]

YSI receives life-saving AED device

YSI receives life-saving AED device YSI raised money through the GotAED.org crowdfunding site to purchase an automated external defibrillator (AED) for youth, staff, and other individuals experiencing sudden cardiac arrest. GotAED and nonprofit Simon’s Fund presented the device to YSI [...]

Ordinarie Heroes brings art program to YES to show teens how creative they can be

Through its Creative H.E.R.O. (Health Expression Reclaiming Originality) Art Program, Ordinarie Heroes brought opportunities for artistic expression to teens at Youth Emergency Service for several weeks this summer. Ordinarie Heroes provided the supplies and guidance for the youth to work [...]

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