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Youth Encouragement Services (YES) strives to enrich the lives of children in inner city Nashville by encouraging them to reach their full potential. Through daily programs such as tutoring, summer camp, a basketball league, job skills training, and other recreational and cultural activities, low-income children are given a positive alternative to the streets and opportunities for a bright future.


Meet Johnathan

Hi! My name is Johnathan. I am 10 years old. I am in the 4th grade.

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YES Bible Camp

Summer is here!  The buzz about Bible Camp has already started among the YES children. They each remember last year – hiking…

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April 292015

Welcome Baby Coleman Price!!

The YES family continues to grow and grow! Congratulations to St. Luke’s Center Director Will Price on the birth of his son,…

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April 142015

Heroes for Heroes

Every child needs a Hero…and we’ve got lots of them! Heroes for Heroes is a mentorship program founded by Everyday Heroes which…

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