Youth Service, Inc. (YSI) is proud to annouce that we are a recipient of Finish Line Youth Foundation's Louder Than Words grant on behalf of Tierra Whack and Finish Line JD Sports Community Voices.
CareerLink and Youth Service, Inc.’s Navigator Programs Team Up to Help Youth With Career Development
CareerLink and Youth Service, Inc. began a partnership around September of 2020 when a youth in YSI’s program was referred to CareerLink looking for help with a job. That’s where the youth was connected to CareerLink Youth Navigator April Smith. CareerLink’s Youth Navigator role is to helps support Philadelphia's youth and young adults with resources [...]
Youth Service, Inc. has a bi-weekly radio segment with Revive Radio that airs live on Instagram Live and 98.5 FM every other Friday at 4 PM EST. Last week's episode featured YSI's Community Navigator program. You can watch the full episode below.
Photo courtesy of YONG KIM / Staff Photographer Philadelphia Inquirer Youth Service, Inc.'s Youth Emergency Service (YES) alumni, Destiny Jackson was recently profiled by the Philadelphia Inquirer. Read the full article here. If you are interesting in helping Destiny reach her dream college, please visit her GoFundMe.
Save the date! You’re invited to join Sesame Street in Communities and West Philadelphia Action for Early Learning for “Creating a Circle of Support for Children and Families through Social Emotional Learning”: a community launch event on May 20th at 12pm ET. Join us for a discussion on the value of social emotional skills in helping [...]
Starting on Monday May 3, Youth Service, Inc. (YSI)'s Community Navigator Program will be hosting a weekly series of workshops on resume building, health, economics, etc. The schedule and available workshops are as follows: Resume development: Monday-12:00-2:00pm Young fathers program: Tuesday 12:00-2:00pm Home Economics Development: Wednesday 12:00-2:00pm S.H.E (Sexual Health Education): Thursday-12:00-2:00pm FriYaY luncheon: [...]
Friday, May 5, 2021 The Breakout Event is a collaboration between The Urban League of Philadelphia/TriZen, LLC., People's Emergency Center (PEC) and Youth Service Inc. (YSI) benefiting Philadelphia Students. During this event, there will be breakout sessions on following topics: Mind, Body & Soul “Get Ya Mind Right!” (Health & Wellness) You will be [...]
In the Employee Spotlight we recognize a Youth Service, Inc. employee making an impact in the communities we serve. Robert Tricarico is an Administrative Assistant at YSI's administrative office. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. Do you have any special hobbies or interests you'd like to share? I have [...]
Youth Service, Inc.'s Baring House Crisis Nursery is proud to be participating in the “AFEL Sesame Project,” a joint project between West Philadelphia Action For Early Learning and Sesame Street Communities, funded through the William Penn Foundation. The pilot will bring social emotional development programming to children, families and educators in the West Philadelphia Promise [...]