"Building bridges to meaningful employment for Champaign's youth."

Check out the short video we put together for the Summer 2016 Kick-Off Celebration. Thanks to all who participated in the filming and production.

​Special thanks to Ambler Video for putting the whole thing together. 


Summer 2018 Dates: Get these important event dates on your calendars now so you don't miss the fun! We'll have updated times and locations shortly!

  • One Big Career Fair (YES, Urbana SYEP, and CARE4U) - Wednesday, April 18 (3:30-5:30pm) 

  • Kick-Off Celebration - Monday, June 4 (2:00-3:00pm)

  • Training/Orientation - Tuesday, June 5-Friday, June 15 (times vary)

  • Work Dates - June 18-July 28

  • Closing Ceremony - July 30 (12:00-1:00pm)

The Road Map

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We're working on adding past issues under the Archives tab at the top of the page. For now, you can find past issues through our Facebook page (@YESChampaign). 

Don't Miss Out:

We have several events happening over the next month, so make sure you're in the loop!

APRIL 4-5: Advanced Resume Workshops at Central/Centennial

APRIL 11-12: Advanced Interviewing Skills at Central/Centennial 

APRIL 13: Employer Orientation Lunch at Mellon Administrative Center (email smithmi@u4sd.org to RSVP)

APRIL 14: YES Volunteer Event #1 - We'll be helping out with Austin Cloyd Day and the Community & Campus Day of Service! 

APRIL 18: One Big Career Fair 

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