OUR BELIEFS & VALUES

 Youth and young adults are our first priority

 Accountability for results

 Continuous improvement of programs and services through a quality assurance process

 Develop programs and services which fulfills the mission and vision

 Provide holistic approach to facilitate success

YES! For Youth
WHO WE ARE
Since 1986, over 11,000 Miami Valley youth have been served. Miami Valley Youth Career Services was designated as the Jobs for Ohio's Graduates affiliate to provide services for the greater Dayton area in August 2003.
 
In November 2013, we changed our name to YES! For Youth.
OUR MISSION

To empower youth and young adults with knowledge and skills to succeed in their chosen career path.

OUR VISION

That all youth and young adults graduate and become contributing, self-sufficient, responsible citizens through continuing education, employment, or military.

 

OUR BACKGROUND
JOG-Miami Valley, doing business as YES! For Youth, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that is an affiliate of Jobs for Ohio's Graduates (JOG). These programs utilize the Jobs for America's Graduates (JAG) comprehensive School-to-Careers transition model, the largest and longest-running program of its kind. JAG programs provide youth with guidance and support through graduation and into entry-level employment with advancement potential or into full-time college or training, in order to assist them to become self-sufficient, productive adults.
YES! For Youth Board of Trustees:
Officers:
Chairman:  Juliette Draine - Community Volunteer
Vice Chair: Gil Williams - Berkshire Hathaway Realty
Secretary:  Julie Hatch - GE Aviation - Dayton
Treasurer:  Ellen Dudley - Community Volunteer

Members:
Curtis Roy - Synchrony
Leisa Goode - Community Volunteer
Cleveland McCalister - Aflac
YES! For Youth  1723 Webster Street  Dayton OH 45404  Office: 937-275-1874