We provide a positive force for change through direct service, collaborations with other community organizations, and advocacy. NYJL volunteers serve on committees that meet on a regular basis for over 20 community partners in New York City. Learn more about our Community Impact.
Training women to become community leaders is in our DNA. Ever since 1901 when our founder, Mary Harriman, taught her friends how to work with tenement families on the Lower East Side, the NYJL has been committed to developing leadership skills. Learn more about our training programs.
Fall 2016 sees the rollout of the Leadership Development Committee and their new chair mentorship program, providing guidance to first-time NYJL co-chairs.
We are excited to participate in the Hampton Classic Jump for Charity event, offering the NYJL the opportunity to win $30,000 for our community programs.
Kick off a new volunteer year at the Astor House with our annual Homecoming Fundraiser, An Evening at The Grand NYJL Hotel!Get Tickets