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  • YESS stands for Youth Empowerment Sevices. The Yess Institute is a local non-profit agency serving the Westminster and Denver Community.


    The YESS Institute offers training peer mentoring, school engagement programs in Adams District 50 and Denver Public high Schools. We also offer emotional intelligence and leadership trainings for staff at non-profit agencies. Our mission is to build EMO Smart Leadership within youth, their role models and organizations that support them.


    Programs included:

    *     Peer Mentoring

    *     School Engagement

    *     Curriculumn: Emotional Intelligence

    *     Outcomes and Evidence