NEWSPAPERS
Athol, MA: Athol Daily News
Staff. (June 24, 2013, p. 1). YES. Inc. receives $10,000.
Staff. (July 23, 2012). “Eco Car” earns top slot at GCC teen BizCamp.
Staff. (July 6, 2012 Youth Market Saturday.
Staff. Need Help? Call the Odd Job Squad (May 27, 2012) 
Young, A. (December 15, 2011. p. 5). A program for the area’s youth. In Inside Out column.
Staff. (November 14, 2011). YES Among 1,400 US organizations to spread creativity and innovation.
Doubleday, P. (August 16, 2011). Suzor’s Bizdea wins YES BizAward, iPad.
Staff. (June 6, 2011). BizAwards a part of BizVenture 
Staff. (December 30, 2010, p 1). YES, BEK form recording studio in Orange: PhilHarmonix a new music “hotspot.”
Staff. (July 29, 2010). Program for young workers.
Washburn, L. (June 19-20, 2010). Orange envisioned as ‘entrepreneurial hub’: 5 undergraduate scholarships to local students.
Staff. (June 5-6, 2010, p. 1). Teens win awards for business ideas.
Staff. (June 9, 2010, p. 1). Garlic and Arts Festival group awards grants.
Staff. (June 6, 2011, p. 3). BizAwards a part of BizVenture.
Staff. (May 29-30, 2010). Simon Wins 1st Place.
Doubleday, P. (March 25, 2010). Orange to receive assistance.
Staff. (March 17, 2010). Contest for young adults.
Doubleday, P. (February 5, 2010). BizVenture new program for teens.
Doubleday, P. (December 5,: 2007). Open house held that YES.
Staff. (May 19, 2007). Program seeks to help the disabled: expanded horizons is goal.
Doubleday, P. (September 15, 2004, p. 1). Jobs for Youth project.
Doubleday, P. (July 24, 2004). YES opens BizCenter in Orange.
Staff. (February 24, 2003). Young entrepreneurs purchase former cafe.
Staff. (May 2, 2001). Program for young women.
Staff. (July 10, 2000). Young Entrepreneurs incorporate.
Doubleday, P. (October 9, 1999). Departing Orange partnership director looks back on tenure.
Staff. (August 17, 1999). History of Orange area depicted.
Doubleday. P. (July 24, 1999) Indonesian gov’t officials visit Orange Revitalization Partnership.
Staff. (March 11, 1999). Program to graduate nine teens.
Doubleday, P. (December 12, 1998). Entrepreneur course for youth offered by ORP in Friendly Town.
Doubleday, P. (October 9, 1998). Orange teens available for work.
Doubleday, P. (October 14, 1997). ORP adds 2 staffers.
Doubleday, P. ( .). 9 teens graduate from entrepreneurial course.
Staff. ( ). Entrepreneurs complete course.

Amherst, MA: The Campus Chronicle
Staff. (September 7, 2001). 5 projects awarded Public Service Endowment grants.

Northampton, MA: CSR Wire
Staff. (June 3, 2008). Area Pioneers In The Connecticut River Valley Discuss Sustainable Investments.

Northampton, MA: Daily Hampshire Gazette
Brown, J. (June 15, 1999). Mining for business skill in the North Ouabbin.

Fitchburg, MA: Sentinel and Enterprise
Staff. (May 17, 2005). Helping to create positive social change.

Gardner, MA: The Gardner News
Landry S. (April 23, 2010). Youth program helps make an adventure out of business.

Kodiak, AK: Kodiak Daily Mirror
Staff. (January 18, 2001). Alternative high school students finish BizCamp.

Turners Falls, MA: The Montague Reporter
Staff. (February 13, 2003). Teens train for the future.

Greenfield, MA: The Recorder
Staff. (July 16, 2013). Orange plans “Evening with the Cohen-Mitchells”: Plans are underway for to pay tribute to the civic involvement of two former residents of the town.
Staff. (May 24, 2012). Youth Business Expo: Adam Suzor fixes computers for five to 10 new customers each week through his company, PC Secure in Orange.
Staff. (May 24, 2012). Youth business Expo being held today at GCC Downtown Center: Gives hopefuls chance to pitch business plans, services to judges.
McNeil, C. (April 8, 2011). Youth ingenuity awarded in Franklin County: BizVenture seeks teens’ ideas for annual contest.
Staff. (April 8, 2011). BizVenture seeks teens’ ideas for annual contest. 
Charter, C. (February 2011). North Quabbin loves its artists, craftsmen. In Quabbin Valley Voices.
Davis, R. (June 1, 2010). Orange earns support for sustainable growth.
Charter, C. (July 7, 2010). The Young Entrepreneurs Society (YES), Like other nonprofits and businesses, has been hit financially by the economy and needs to raise $30,000 to continue its work over the next 6 months.
Charter, C. (June 16, 2010). Opinions at the town armory polling place seemed mainly in favor of the Proposition 2 override.
Davis, R. (June 1, 2010). Trying to become greener, Orange may have struck gold in its bicentennial year.
Staff. (March 16, 2010). BizVenture teen competition begins Wednesday.
Charter, C. (March 3, 2010). BizVenture program aims to develop young entrepreneurs. In Quabbin Valley Voices.
Chapter, C. (May 24, 2010). The youngest entrants in a recent Young Entrepreneurs Society competition were David Mistretta and Noah Meunier, who attend Athol Middle School.
Staff. (April 22, 2009). Young Entrepreneurs build music studio.
Staff. (August 22, 2009). The stimulus for Pittsboro, N.C.—a mill town turned artists’ colony—arrived in the form of 9 green bills bearing sketches of herons, turtles, and trees.
Staff. (August 20, 2008). North Quabbin area youths want to work: Say it’s hard to find jobs they want in community.
Staff. (August 6, 2008). YouthSpeak in Orange on Thursday: Event to focus on youth employment in area.
Salas, J. (June 2008). Young Entrepreneurs Society (YES), in Quabbin Valley Voices.
Forcier, A. (January 25. 2008, p. 4). Orange seeks $1M in block grant.
Charter, C. (January 2008). Good kids, doing good for the community. In Quabbin Valley Voices.
Staff. (September 22, 2007). YES is forming North Quabbin Youth Leaders Council.
Jeltsen, M. (July 4, 2007). Teens flex their entrepreneurial muscles.
Staff. (June 2007). “YES” puts teens in business this summer: BizVenture! to hold programs in Greenfield and Orange,
in Teenz: Franklin County Resource Guide for Parents.
Staff. (May 5, 2007). United Way to use $673,440 to help fund 40 programs.
Broncaccio, D. (December 4, 2006). In the business of fostering young entrepreneurs: Area organization for youth making name for itself around the world.
Staff. (2007). Local charities win state honor: Literacy Project, YES added to 2007 Catalogue for Philanthropy.
Owen, P. (August 10, 2005). TechVenture program a hit with youths: Young Entrepreneurs Society teaches high tech skills.
Charter, C. (August 2005). In open rebuttal. In Life in the Wilds.
Owen, P. (July 22, 2005). Entrepreneurs Society offering tech course.
Owen, P. (July 21, 2005). Area youngsters? Minding their own business.
Staff. (July 30, 2004). Entrepreneurial youths open business center.
Forcier, A. (December 20, 2003). Three volunteer groups get approval to continue local projects.
Staff. (May 20, 2005). Odd Jobs Exchange offers kids a working chance.
Staff. (March 2003). Orange used to launch enterprise!, in Quabbin Valley Voices.
Charter, C. (February 2003). Orange teens win $2000 for business. In Quabbin Valley Voices.
Jones, I. (January 24, 2003). National award shines light on young entrepreneurs.
Staff. (December 21, 2002). Teens’ business plan wins national award.
Staff. (June 14, 2002). Jump start: Training targets kids interested in business.
Broncaccio, D. (June 12, 2003). Summer jobs for youth scant.
Ray, V. (February-March 2002). Business camp profits campers. In Valley Kids.
Tyler, G. (October 19, 2001). Juniors to get more help for MCAS test.
Ray, V. (July 25, 2001). Summer campers learn the ropes of business.
Lauriat, C. (July 9, 2001). Orange-based entrepreneur group offering teen training.
Staff. (July 11, 2001). Shelburne business tour aims to spark youth interest.
Davis, R. (June 11, 2001). It all adds up for the region’s economy: Researchers go beyond the normal indicators to find alternative factors.
Staff. (May 7, 2001). Women business training offered.
Davis, R. (April 12, 2001). Growing effort gives local youth the confidence, ability to succeed.
Staff. (February 5, 2001). Area foundation approves grants to aid local families.
Kendron, P. (August 7, 2000). Committees using grant money to help children of county.
Lauriat, C. (October 1, 1999). Orange Partnership to mark its fifth year.
Cusano, N. (August 20 ,1999). Futuristic thinking: Course helps teens to mean business.
Davis, R. (August 20, 1999). Teens let their dreams take wing in Orange entrepreneur program.
Staff. (June 15, 1999). Teacher honored by national group.
Forcier, A. (November 16, 1999). Teens to get chance to join Young Entrepreneurs Society.
Staff ( ). Free Web portal. In Quabbin Valley Voices.
Staff ( ). YES expands into cyberspace, in Quabbin Valley Voices.
Staff ( ). Young Entrepreneurs Society trains its eye on job creation.
Staff. ( ). ‘BizCenter’ to aid next generation of business people.
Broncaccio, D. ( ). Grants available for Orange, Turner’s teen programs.
Broncaccio, D. ( ). YES ready for new storefront.
Staff. ( ). Teen entrepreneurs on community partnership agenda.
Staff. ( ). Young Entrepreneurs build music studio.

Springfield, MA: Sunday Republican
Vallette, D. (February 20, 2005). Business center boosts fledgling endeavors.
Calvert, B. (July 14, 2002). Workshop aimed at helping teen girls.
Kramer, S. (March 11, 2001). YES spells success: Young entrepreneurs build business plans. In Franklin Magazine.

Greenfield, MA: The Town Crier
Kwiecinski, J. (January 20, 2012). B.F.K. Studio allows musicians to focus on music.
Staff. (August 6, 2004). Young Entrepreneurs open new business center in Orange.
Staff. (June 25, 2004, p. 2). YES staff honored by Attorney General.
Staff. (January 2, 2004). Odd Jobs Exchange, Greenfield area.
Staff. (December 19, 2003). Need help with odd jobs?
Staff. (December 19, 2003) Need help around the house before the holidays? Just say “YES.”
Staff. (February 28, 2003). Orange BizCenter’s cafe & copy shop to create jobs for youth.
Staff. (June 23, 2002). “BizVenture!” programs for teens this summer.
Staff. (June 25, 1999). Cohen-Mitchell named national entrepreneurship teacher of year.
Clark, D. (August 21, 1998). Teens for hire.
Staff. ( ). Orange teens win national business plan competition.

Springfield, MA: Union-News
Staff. (November 26, 2004). Women’s Fund benefit at. Log Cabin.
Staff. (January 11, 2005). Teen program.
Vallette, D. (August 11, 2001). Camp graduates teen entrepreneurs.
Vallette, D. (July 10, 2000). Youths minding their own business.

Leominster, MA: Leominster Champion
Staff. (September 12, 2008). Local nonprofits receive awards.

Shelburne Falls, MA: West County News
Staff. (March 18-March 24, 2004). Mohawk “Swap Shop BizTeam” seeks members for after-school program.

Great Barrington, MA: The Women’s Times
Staff. (July 2004). Grants for girls.
Staff. (January 2003). Of note: Teen business.

Worcester, MA: Telegram & Gazette
Staff. (2008). Mount Wachusett Community College’s Institute for Nonprofit Development awards grants totaling
$80,000 to 11 area social service agencies during a Sustainability Awards Ceremony held on Thursday, Sept. 4, at the Gardner campus.

NEWSLETTERS
Staff. (Spring/Summer 2008-2009). “Making a Difference: Young Entrepreneurs Society.” Commonwealth Corps in Action. Boston, MA: Massachusetts Service Alliance.

Staff. (February 2008). “Managing for Excellence Awards Presented to Eight Nonprofits.” Community Foundation News. Fitchburg, MA: Community Foundation of North-Central Massachusetts.

Staff. (Summer 2007). “Y.E.S. to Hold Two Business Programs for Teens this Summer.” Franklin County Lines. Greenfield, MA: Franklin County Chamber of Commerce.

Staff. (Fall 2006). “Help Yourself & Your Community: Hire a Teen.” Newsletter. Turners Falls, MA: The Brick House Community Resource Center.

Staff. (Summer 2005). “Young Entrepreneurs Society (YES).” Franklin County Lines. Greenfield, MA: Franklin County Chamber of Commerce.

Staff. (Winter 2005). “BizVenture! Says YES to Tapestry.” Tapestry Health Update. Florence, MA: Tapestry Health.

Staff. (Winter 2005). “Alliance Provides Support to North Quabbin Community.” Alliance Advocate. Boston, MA: Massachusetts Alliance on Teen Pregnancy.

Staff. (Spring 2004). “Community Coalition for Teens Supports Science-based Teen Pregnancy Prevention.” Alliance Advocate. Boston., MA: Massachusetts Alliance on Teen Pregnancy.

Staff. (July-September 2003).” Member News: Young Entrepreneurs Society.” Shelburne Falls Area Business Bulletin. Shelburne Falls, MA: Shelburne Falls Area Business Association.

Staff. (Spring 2003). “YES! Summer Entrepreneurship Programs for Teens.” Community Quarterly. Greenfield, MA: Franklin County Community Development Corporation.

Staff. (Fall 2002). “Honorable Mentions.” Newsletter. Springfield, MA: Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts.

Staff. (Spring 2002). “Just say YES.” Franklin County Lines. Greenfield, MA: Franklin County Chamber of Commerce.

Staff. (Spring 2002). “Franklin County Fund Begins a Legacy.” Newsletter. Springfield, MA: Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts.

Staff. (Fall 2001). “The Young Entrepreneurs Society.” Franklin County Lines. Greenfield, MA: Franklin County Chamber of Commerce.

Staff. (Summer 2001). “SFABA hosts ‘Young Entrepreneurs’ on July 18 Field Trip.” Paydirt! Shelburne Falls, MA: Shelburne Falls Area Business Association.

Staff. (Spring 1999). “News from a CET: Exploring Entrepreneurship in Orange.” NFTE News. NY. NY: National Foundation for Teaching Entrepreneurship.

Staff. (May 1999). “Ben & Jerry’s Foundation Says YES to YES.” Newsletter. Greenfield, MA: Franklin Regional Council of Governments.

Staff. (1999). “NFTE’s Certified Entrepreneurship Teachers of the Year.” The NFTE Newsletter. NY, NY: National Foundation for Teaching Entrepreneurship.

Staff. (June 25, 1998). “The Man from YES.” Rotary Wheel. Athol, MA: Athol-Orange Rotary Club.

WEBSITES
Lowy, P. (March 2010). College Work with Youth Proved Pivotal for Tim Cohen-Mitchell. Massnonprofit News. Brookline, MA.

TELEVISION
Mass Appeal. (8/31/12). Business adventures for young entrepreneurs. WWLP-TV, Channel 40 (ABC), Springfield, MA.
Local Bias. (March 2011). GCTV, Channel. 15, Greenfield, MA. (youth unemployment)
Mass Appeal. (9/11). Get rich with the Young Entrepreneurs Society. WWLP-TV, Channel 40 (ABC), Springfield, MA.
Hidden Treasures (2/23/11). AOTV, Channel 13, Athol, MA. (youth entrepreneurship)
Managers’ Corner
. (4/7/10). AOTV, Channel 13, Athol, MA. (youth entrepreneurship)
Managers’ Corner. (12/27/10). AOTV, Channel 13, Athol, MA. (youth entrepreneurship)
Managers’ Corner. (2009). AOTV, Channel 13, Athol, MA. (time banking)
Managers’ Corner. (2008). AOTV, Channel 13, Athol, MA. (youth entrepreneurship)
Interview. (2004). MCTV, Channel 11, Turners Falls, MA. (youth entrepreneurship)

RADIO
New Generations in Sustainability. (July 8, 2008). Sea Change Radio, San Francisco, CA. (youth entrepreneurship)
WFCR, Amherst, MA (youth entrepreneurship)
WHAI, Greenfield, MA (youth entrepreneurship)
WHAI, Greenfield, MA (youth entrepreneurship)
WJDF, Orange, MA (youth entrepreneurship)
WJDF, Orange, MA (youth entrepreneurship)
WMUA, Amherst. MA (youth entrepreneurship re music)
WJDF Promo for youth, 2010 (North Quabbin version)
WJDF Promo for donors, 2010 (North Quabbin version)
WJDF Promo for sponsors, 2010 (North Quabbin version)