YSB’s Community Programs Receive Community Support!

YSB Welcomes TJ Maxx/Home Store to Cottage Grove – and receives $10,000 for our “awesome community service!” Many thanks to Jon Rose, Store Manager, and Myron Bailey, Mayor of Cottage Grove and YSB Board Member, for their efforts that brought 120 jobs (and counting!)...

Will of Women supports YSB!

YSB was one of three local non-profits that received funding from WOW (Will of Women) this year.  WOW was founded by Community member Brenda Farrell, with the mission of empowering members to begin to think of how “I” could become “we” and “we” could become hundreds...

Diversion Conference 2018

Our second Diversion Conference was a great success! Many thanks to our partners and presenters. We had a great group of people from around the seven county metro area, including County Attorneys and Judges, Community Corrections, County Probation and Police...

‘Angst’ aims to start conversations about anxiety

By Hannah Black, Woodbury Bulletin “There may be something to your teenager’s complaint of a stomach ache every morning before school: anxiety. Close to one-third of adolescents in the United States have some kind of anxiety disorder, according to the...

Increasing School Support through Andeavor Grant

The $50,000 grant funding from Andeavor is up and running! Through their support to YSB: Each district served by this grant (622 and 833) decided how they wanted to use the funds to provide mental health support to students, staff, and parents. Each district will have...