"It is not your environment, it is you – the quality of your mind, the integrity of your soul and the  determination of your will that will decide your future and shape your lives.

- Dr. Benjamin E. Mays

PYS would like to thank the following individuals for sponsoring our 2017 fundraising gala

Mr. & Mrs. Sterling Crockett, Sr.

Ashok Kaveeshwar

Kevin & Georgette Ruth

2017 Silent Auction Contributors

Dinner Party for 20 - Mikko Catering | Golf Foursome - Argyle Country Club, Silver Spring, MD | Weekend Getaway - Jim Francis | Smile Gift Basket - John Powers, DMD | Family Values Sculpture - Don and Kathy Dixon | Wine Basket - Dixon/Kluge Group of Long and Foster | Harry and David Basket - Traffic Monitoring Technologies, Inc. | Framed Prints & Artistic Pursuits - Judy Wilson

What We Do

Peer Empowerment Groups

Building a sense of brotherhood and sisterhood as young people share their experiences and learn productive ways of overcoming obstacles they face in their lives.

Case Management Services

Helping young people and their families explore and navigate community resources that are available which foster stronger families and strengthen communities.

Parent Support Groups

Providing a forum where parents can work together to effectively support their children as they confront the challenges of transitioning from adolescence to young adulthood and beyond.

Consultation Services

Establishing collaborative relationships with organizations that serve young people and their families. PYS Inc., is committed to sharing their expertise with those interested in the issues and challenges facing young people today.