Rebuilding Communities: Education’s Central Role In Mobilizing Community Reform” 
chronicles the challenges and victories the Syracuse community has overcome and
achieved as it worked with Say Yes, a national, nonprofit foundation.

Syracuse Orange Women


Say Yes To Education Is A National Foundation Committed To Increasing High School And College Graduation Rates For Our Nation's Inner-City Youth.

(SAY YES) Is A U.S. Non-Profit Organization That Seeks To Improve Inner-City Education. The Main Focus Of Say Yes Is To Increase High School And College Graduation Rates By Offering A Range Of Support Services To At-Risk, Economically Disadvantaged Youths And Families, And By Pledging Full Scholarships For A College Or Vocational Education To Children Living In Poverty.
​Say Yes Is Organized Around Local Chapters And Operates In The Northeastern U.S. The Organization Also Partners With Other Groups To Provide Services To Disadvantaged Students And Their Families.