Yesterday, the Home Depot Orange Door Campaign had its official kick-off, with 100% of the funds raised going to the YES Shelter for Youth and Families. The Orange Door Campaign is part of a national initiative to provide youth access to safe, stable housing and life skills development programs. Customers shopping at the store can … Continue reading The Home Depot Orange Door Campaign Kicks Off!
Galerie Q, a non-profit enterprise held a fundraising event for the YES Shelter for Youth and Families on May 13th. YES launched our new roof campaign, where we are aiming to raise $50,000 for a new metal roof. YES raised $8000 towards our new metal roof. The YES Shelter proves safety and comfort to families … Continue reading Fundraising Event at Galerie Q Raises $8000!
The YES Shelter for Youth and Families has collaborated with Paul Davis Systems as part of the Raising the Roof Campaign. On February 2nd, YES participated in Raising the Roof’s National Toque Tuesday. Since 1997, the annual Toque Campaign has supported over 180 community agencies across Canada, raising $7 million to support long-term solutions to … Continue reading National Toque Tuesday Raises Funds to Address Homelessness!
Thanks to all who came out to the “Friends of the Shelter” Appreciation event tonight. Amongst the mingling and sharing of stories we had a Screening of the “Family on the edge” documentary filmed in the shelter and some great updates from the Board and Executive Director on the state of the Shelter. Thanks once … Continue reading YES Friends of the Shelter Appreciation Event a success!
One more reminder that the Youth Emergency Shelter of Peterborough Annual General Meeting is this Thursday at 6:30 in Millennium Park at the Glass Room beside the Silver Bean
The Haven – summer 2010 [pdf 500kb] YES Newsletter: Spring 2010 Picnic in the Park…ing Lot – Saturday, June 19 Mark Saturday, June 19 in your calendars! YES will host a Picnic in the Park…ing Lot to raise funds for our programs and services. From 11:30 am to 2:30 pm, the parking lot adjacent to … Continue reading The Haven – Summer 2010
The Haven – winter 2009 [pdf 300kb] YES Newsletter: Fall/Winter 2009-2010 SUCCESS! AT THE CARRIAGE HOUSE – Simon Weigh It was predicted in January 2005 that Kyle would not last more than a month in The Carriage House Alternative Education Program. Three and a half years and 17 credits later, Kyle did it! He … Continue reading The Haven – Winter 2009
The Haven – summer 2008 [pdf 900kb] Click the above link to download and read the full newsletter. What’s New This Issue: p1. Families find refuge at Y.E.S.
The Haven – winter 2007 [pdf 600 kb] Click the link above to download and read the full newsletter. What’s in this Issue: p1. YES’s new Transitional Life Skills program
The Haven – winter 2006 [.pdf 589kb] Click the pdf above to read the full issue. What’s in this Issue: p1. Cheryl*: Finding Sanctuary at YES