City Year New York recognizes that the support of our sponsors and investors makes our work possible. Your investment enables us to impact the lives of not only our corps members but countless youth and communities in New York City.
The New York State Commission on National and Community Service was established in 1994 by an Executive Order of the Governor, and administers programs funded by the National Community Service Trust Act of 1993, including AmeriCorps State and AmeriCorps Education Awards programs. The Commission seeks to improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic engagement through service and volunteering in New York State.
Flagship Corporate Partners
Arconic: Arconic has been a partner of City Year New York for 10 years, through the former company, Alcoa, and now as Arconic. In addition to sponsoring teams in the South Bronx, they have provided top talent to serve on the City Year New York Board as well as had their Chairman and CEO, Klaus Kleinfeld, honored at the 2010 Ripples of Hope Gala. This year, Arconic sponsors the teams serving at P.S. 48 and P.S. 154 in the South Bronx.
For more information, please visit www.arconic.com.
Harry’s: Harry’s is City Year New York’s “Give a Shave” partner because they share a common mission of preparing people from all walks of life for professional and personal success. Harry’s and City Year New York announced their partnership in 2013 when Harry’s committed to donating 1% of their sales, and their employees committed to volunteering 1% of their time, to grow City Year New York’s impact. In 2014, Harry’s further demonstrated their commitment by sponsoring the team at Isaac Newton Middle School in East Harlem and this year sponsors the team at P.S./M.S. 57.
For more information, please visit www.harrys.com.
HSBC: HSBC became a City Year New York partner in 2008 as a service day sponsor. In 2012, they joined the Team Sponsor Program to deepen their support to AmeriCorps Members and students. HSBC brings their knowledge and expertise to this community by providing professional development for our AmeriCorps members and leading financial literacy curriculum for students. This year, HSBC sponsors the teams serving at I.S. 204 and P.S. 112 in Long Island City, Queens.
For more information, please visit www.hsbc.com.
TowerBrook: TowerBrook, a sponsor of City Year London, began their partnership with City Year New York in 2012. Sponsoring City Year teams on both sides of the Atlantic, TowerBrook has provided opportunities for AmeriCorps members, students and teachers to interact and share best practices. Each Spring, TowerBrook has provided professional development for a group of High School students at their service day. This year, TowerBrook sponsors the teams serving at P.S. 171 and I.S. 126 in Long Island City, Queens.
For more information, please visit www.towerbrook.com.
Bain and Company: Bain & Company was a founding sponsor of City Year’s pilot program in Boston in 1988 and a founding sponsor of the City Year New York site in 2003. The firm strategically focuses on supporting City Year’s growth to become the leading youth service organization in the US. At City Year New York, Bain & Company has played a critical role assisting the site in our strategic deployment within the City. This year, Bain & Company sponsors the team serving at P.S. 83 in East Harlem, where their employees serve as mentors to the AmeriCorps members at that school.
For more information, please visit www.bain.com.
Bain Capital: In 2014, Bain Capital became a National Leadership Sponsor for City Year and sponsored every site's end of the year galas for two years as part of City Year's 25th Anniversary campaign. Since then, they have become more involved on a local level with City Year New York and have started a team sponsorship this year with the New York Civic Engagement team helping to promote Bain Capital's value, giving back to the communities where they work.
For more information, please visit www.baincapital.com.
Comcast NBCUniversal: City Year Inc. has named Comcast NBCUniversal a National Strategic Partner, the highest sponsorship level afforded to a corporate sponsor. The multi-million dollar agreement supports various national and local events, conferences, and leadership development. In addition to this commitment, Comcast NBCUniversal is sponsoring 12 teams in 11 cities across the country. This year in New York City, Comcast NBCU sponsors the team serving at PS 75 in the South Bronx.
For more information, please visit www.comcast.com.
CSX Transportation: As City Year’s largest national team sponsor, CSX demonstrates a shared commitment to service and the positive role it plays in transforming neighborhoods and communities. CSX sponsors teams of City Year AmeriCorps members in 14 locations and completes service projects throughout the country with Care Force. In New York, CSX sponsors the team serving at M.S. 302 in the South Bronx.
For more information, please visit www.csx.com.
Microsoft: Microsoft sponsors Diplomas Now schools in New York, Chicago, Seattle and Washington DC, which helps City Year reach an unprecedented number of students in high-poverty schools nationwide and ensures the right students receive the right interventions at the right time. After partnering as one of City Year’s National In-Kind Sponsors for the past 13 years, Microsoft has become one of City Year’s newest National Leadership Sponsors. Microsoft will continue its in-kind support of City Year by providing over $12.3 million worth of software to enhance our IT infrastructure. This year, Microsoft sponsors the City Year New York team serving at J.H.S. 218 in East New York, Brooklyn.
For more information, please visit www.microsoft.com.
National Grid: As a regional supplier of energy needs for the Northeast US, National Grid sponsors teams at three City Year sites, Boston, New York, and Providence. For New York, National Grid has sponsored a team in East New York, Brooklyn since 2009. This year they sponsor the team at P.S. 158.
For more information, please visit www.nationalgrid.com.
Santander: Santander is our newest team sponsor at City Year New York. They began sponsoring the team at P.S. 96 in East Harlem in the fall of 2016.
For more information, please visit www.santander.com.
For more information on becoming a Team Sponsor, please contact Janice Goldfarb (firstname.lastname@example.org).