Samantha Bateman Takes the Helm of YES Board

  As YES heads into its 26th year of service, a new Board President has taken the lead. Samantha Bateman, a longtime YES volunteer and a leader in talent acquisition, was voted into the role at our AGM last month.   Passionate about building inclusive communities and...

The Iris Unger Recognition Award

The contest is now closed. We thank you for all your submissions. Stay tuned for the announcement of the winner coming in the next few weeks! For more than 18 years, as our longest-standing Executive Director, Iris Unger stewarded the growth and expansion of our...

YES Employment + Entrepreneurship September Newsletter

This month: YES Fall 2021 Program Book • Youth on the Rise • What the Pop! The Virtual Experience • New E-Learning Courses • Iris Unger Recognition Award • ELLEvate Virtual Demo Day • French for the Workforce • September Workshops + Events for Entrepreneurs, Job...

Online Paid Work Experience Program: Youth On The Rise

Don’t have a university degree? Lacking experience? Don’t let your circumstances limit you! Youth On The Rise consists of 8-weeks of online training followed by a 3-month entry-level work placement in Montreal. Entry-level work placements include positions such as...