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Press Releases

If you are a member of the media developing a story about Youth Services System, Inc. please contact:

Betsy Bethel-McFarland
YSS Communications Manager
bmcfarland@ysswv.com 

(304) 218-2894

 

For links to local media coverage, please go to Area News/YSS in the News

 

2020

 

5.22.20 — YSS Cancels Celebrate Youth Festival Due to COVID-19

 

 

 

 

 

5.18.20 — Campout for a Cause: New YSS Fundraising Event Focuses on Stay-at-home Fun for Families

 

 

 

 

 

 

5.6.20 — YSS GivingTuesdayNow Campaign Raises $4,000 to Help Families in Need

 

 

 

 

 

5.4.20 — YSS GivingTuesdayNow is May 5 - Help Us Help Families

 

 

 

 

 

5.4.20 — YSS Recognizes Children's Mental Health Awareness Day in WV

 

 

 

 

 

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4.13.20 — YSS School Mental Health Counselors Creatively Coordinate Activities During COVID-19 Crisis

 

 

 

 

 

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4.9.20 —  YSS Pop-Up Virtual Conference Tackles Challenges Facing At-risk Youth

 

 

 

 

 

3.25.20 — YSS Announces Agency Response to COVID-19

 

 

 

 

 

3.20.20 — John Moses appeals for help during COVID-19: 'You name it, they come to our door'

 

 

 

 

 

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3.13.20 — YSS Recovery Houses to Hold Fundraising Dinner March 15 - Takeouts encouraged

 

 

 

 


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3.7.20 —YSS Seeks Safe Solutions as Winter Freeze Shelter Comes to a Close

 

 

 

 

2.25.20 — Wheeling Mayor Recognizes Youth Services System in State of the City Address

 

 

 

 

 

2.19.20 — Winter Freeze Shelter Newsletter February 2020

 

 

 

 

 

2.18.20 —Women's Giving Circle Continues Support of Youth Service System's Transitional Living Program with $13K Grant

 

 

 

1.31.20 — Youth Mentoring Network Celebrates 'Thank Your Mentor' Day

 

 

 

 

 

1.24.20 — WCDS Second-graders Learn, Serve at YSS Winter Freeze Shelter on MLK Day

 

 

 

 

 

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1.23.20 — St. Matthew's Donates to YSS Lazarus/Mary & Martha Houses

 

 

 

 


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1.22.20 — Generations Donates Proceeds of Enchanted Winter Breakfast to Winter Freeze Shelter

 

 

 

 

1.17.29 — YSS Emeritus Board Meets at Generations

 

 

 

 

 

WFS Newsletter Jan 2020

1.15.20 — Winter Freeze Shelter Newsletter January 2020

 

 

 

 

 

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1.7.20 — New Blog Post: Behind the Scenes at YSS

 

 

 

 

2019


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12.23.19 — Newsletter - Lazarus House / Mary & Martha House Winter 2019-2020

 

 

 

 

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12.20.19 —AEP Mitchell Plant Donates Sleigh Full of Christmas Toys to Families in Need

 

 

 

 

 

12.20.19 — Ugly Server Contest in Full Swing at Ye Olde Alpha

 

 

 

 

 

11.18.19 — YSS, St. John's Home for Children Enter Into Management Agreement

 

11.15.19 — Pancake Breakfast Features Popular Cold-Weather Characters

 

 

 

 

 

11.15.19 — Youth Services System Earns First Three-Year Accreditation

 

 

 

 

 

11.13.19 — 9th Annual Wheeling SleepOut Raises More Than $65,000

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

11.5.19 — Wheeling Mayor Proclaims Nov. 8 as Wheeling SleepOut Day

 

 

 

10.31.19 — YSS Opens Winter Freeze Shelter One Month Early for Women

 

 

 

 

 

10.19.19 — Kids Helping Kids: Youngsters Set Up Roadside Hot Cocoa Stand for SleepOut

 

 

 

 

 

Candace and Caryce

10.4.19 — YSS Wheeling SleepOut Art Installation Calls Attention to Youth Homelessness

 

 

 

 

 

Mentor and Mentee

9.20.19 — YSS Seeks Mentors for Local Children

 

 

 

 

 

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If you are a member of the media developing a story about Safe Place, please contact: - See more at: http://nationalsafeplace.org/media/press-room/#sthash.aidE3XII.dpuf
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