Youth Enrichment Services

2019 Youth Enrichment Services

Mission Statement

YES provides socially and economically at-risk youth the opportunity to achieve success through participation in mentorship, education, and enrichment programs.

About Youth Enrichment Services

For over 25 years, Youth Enrichment Services (YES) provides socially and economically at-risk youth the opportunity to achieve success through participation in mentorship, education, and enrichment programs. With a passion for helping young people realize their goals and dreams, YES provides empowerment, experiential opportunities, academic enrichment, and summer employment as positive pathways to future success. Etched in the fabric of YES is the value of community-centered programming and the vision for communities to adopt enrichment initiatives. {

Youth Enrichment Services (YES) creates hope out of hopelessness, paints a bright future out of uncertainty and gives young people from inner-city and urban communities a portrait of themselves as successful, empowered, and confident leaders. Through mentorship, YES enables young people to become leaders among their peers and within their schools, homes, and communities. YES partners with local organizations to create synergy and has generated transformative stories, national accolades, and positive research outcomes.

Contact Information

Stephanie Peterson Phone: 412-661-7834 snpeterson@mix.wvu.edu