Youth Encouragement Services abides by the principles of equal opportunity. We collect the following information for demographic purposes only.
This section of information is strictly optional.
YES asks that our volunteer mentors dedicate at least one hour per month for the duration of the 2019-2020 school year (October-May). This will allow you to build meaningful relationships with your student.
Mentoring takes place between 4-6pm at YES Centers during the week.
Volunteer Background Check
If you are interested in volunteering with any of our programs where you will interact directly with children, please understand that a background check is required by Tennessee state law. In addition to ensuring safe relationships for our children, we are required to collect this information by funding sources.