Youth Employment Solutions (YES!), is an initiative of The Heart of Texas Workforce Development Board, Inc. (dba Workforce Solutions for the Heart of Texas), which is a local non-profit, governmental organization that governs the Workforce Development system for the Heart of Texas region and is responsible for the oversight, planning, and evaluation of workforce services.
The Board of Directors is comprised of members appointed by the chief elected officials - the county judges from each of the six counties and the Mayor of Waco - and approved by the Governor of Texas. Members of the Board represent business, labor, education, community organizations, and government.
Workforce Solutions for the Heart of Texas provides comprehensive services to employers and jobseekers in the Heart of Texas region, comprised of the counties of Bosque, Falls, Freestone, Hill, Limestone, and McLennan.
To provide a well-trained workforce for employers in order to ensure the economic growth of the region.
To provide a highly valued workforce system that meets the economic demands of the Heart of Texas Communities.