Vision & Values

Building brighter futures for Nashville's youth, one child at a time.

YES operates two youth centers that offer educational and recreational programs as alternatives for kids ages 6-18 during after school hours and summer break.





Programs effectively provide inner-city youth a safe place to go where they can engage in social, educational, recreational and cultural development.



Core Values:

  • We believe Every Child is made in the Image of God.
  • We are Christ-centered.
  • We embrace an Inclusive Environment.
  • We EncourageEmpower, and Equip youth and families to succeed.
  • We Broaden Horizons for children.