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Next Step for YOU Boston Youth? College.

YOU Boston is known for providing at-risk young people with work...


This Operation Exit Alum Turned His Second Chance into an Extraordinary Life

Operation Exit changed Devin Edwards' life. The program, which helps...


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Operation Exit Graduate Featured in New York Times Magazine

"This here is a lottery ticket." That's Nate Awan's take on the Operation Exit...


My Brother’s Keeper Participant Speaks with President Obama

By the time he arrived in Greensboro, North Carolina last week, Devin Edwards...


Young People Make Videos to Explore Race and Policing

While violent images on the national news expose tensions between law...


Professional Pathways Gives Young People a Foot in the Door

From the back of the YOU Boston conference room, Khalif McCloud raised his hand...


YOU Boston and Partners to Provide Training in Urban Farming

Mayor Walsh has announced the creation of the Urban Farming Pathways Initiative,...