News

When amazing things are happening every day, a monthly newsletter does not do justice! Check this page for more frequent updates on the happenings, news, and events of YDO.

YDO Gives Thanks 2019
2019-11-27

On Tuesday, Nov 26th, YDO held its 5th YDO Gives Thanks, a potluck Thanksgiving dinner for our students and families. We are grateful for everyone who attended or contributed! This was our best-…

We Got It, Again!
2019-06-06
YDO 2018: Another Amazing Year
2018-12-31
Thanks to all our supporters!

 

The last several years at YDO have been marked by tremendous growth, in students served and programs delivered, and 2018 was no exception!

Three Students Earn STEM Honors
2018-11-21
2018 Golden Gear Recipients Announced

At this year's YDO Gives Thanks, Director of STEM Programs, Doug Prime, recognized the achievements of three students who have demonstrated…

Future Leaders Learn from Local Legend
2018-11-08

A group of Lawrence's future leaders (aka YDO Kids) had a special opportunity to learn directly from one of this country's most generous and successful entrepreneurs. Bill Cummings, founder of…

2018 Lowell Kinetic Sculpture Race
2018-09-23
YDO Kids Win in LKSR Experience

YDO teams used bike parts, flotation devices, lumber, and water propulsion and steering systems as well as a lot of creativity and…