#GivingTuesday is Here! Help Youth Service, Inc. Provide Holiday Gifts for Teens It’s #GivingTuesday, and our goal is to raise $2,000 to buy 100 $20 gift cards for the teens residing at YSI's Youth Emergency Service (YES) shelter this holiday season! YES offers immediate housing and respite to youth facing housing insecurity or are unable to safely live [...]
In the Supporter Spotlight we recognize a Youth Service, Inc. donor making an impact in the communities we serve. In this spotlight, we are recognizing the Hoff Family. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. We are just a regular family who has a very strong support group that wants to [...]
Homeless During A Pandemic: Navigating The Crisis As A Young Adult In Philadelphia Without Permanent Housing
Reposted from CB3 Philadelphia and Janelle Burrell
In the Supporter Spotlight we recognize a Youth Service, Inc. donor making an impact in the communities we serve. In this spotlight, we are recognizing Kimberly Robinson. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I was born and raised in the Philadelphia area. I worked for 20 plus years in the [...]
West Philadelphia Action for Early Learning Initiative, Alliance of Childcare Providers Director Profile: Angelique Maury By Maria Walker Project Director Drexel University University and Community Partnerships Angelique Maury (or Angie) is gifted at turning challenges into positive opportunities that benefit children and families in the community. As Child Care Director of Youth Service, Inc.’s Baring House, a 24-hour Crisis Nursery, she responds to the [...]
In the Employee Spotlight we recognize a Youth Service, Inc. employee making an impact in the communities we serve. Carla Johnson is the Conference Coordinator for our annual Rise and Dream Philly Teen Conference. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I grew up in a non-traditional home. We were a family [...]
SCOOP USA recently covered YSI and People's Emergency Center (PEC)'s back to school supply and resource giveaway. Read their full article here.
Listen to YSI's Keevon Johnson and youth Destiny on Uptown Radio via Revive Radio on Instagram where they discuss YSI’s various programs and work in the communities we serve as well as the first virtual Rise and Dream Philly Teem Conference.
Youth Service, Inc. and People’s Emergency Center Offered Services, Resources, and Supplies at Ready to Learn Back to School Event
Youth Service, Inc. (YSI) and People’s Emergency Center (PEC), teamed up and gave away headsets, school supplies, books and bookbags to 70 school-aged children and youth on Wednesday, September 23, at PEC’s creative placemaking site The Bank (3750 Lancaster Avenue). YSI and PEC also helped families to connect to other resources that they offer, such as parenting [...]
Saturday, October 3, 2020 Youth Service, Inc, The Advocacy Institute, Urban Youth Racing School and the Mayor’s Office of Youth/Black Male Engagement are teaming up this year for the Rise & Dream Philly Teen Conference! We want to empower more Philly teens to stand up against gun violence, tobacco use and address trauma. Rise [...]