Fries and Smiles

Cultivate Kinship within the NYUL


Membership connects you with a community of committed New Yorkers striving to show their support for the New York Urban League at home, work, and in life.


A place to grow with people, and invest in the success of those that seek the support of the NYUL


Explore educational & employment programs that are designed to bring prosperous futures to fruition

Be the movement that makes change and helps grow the community from within

Mentor talent
Volunteer for events

Community Gardening

Ways You Can Join

Friends of NYUL


Engage in our programs & services, our mission is to offer opportunities that welcomes the entire community

  • Participation in NYUL programs & services

  • Quarterly e-newsletter subscription

Young Professionals

Donate $85 per year

For civic-minded individuals between the ages 21-40 who live & work in New York City

Friends of NYUL benefits plus:

  • NYUL lapel pin

  • Bi-Weekly YP e-newsletter subscription

  • Invitations to exclusive NYUL professional seminars, networking events, and social activities

  • Opportunities to earn community service hours at curated volunteer opportunities 

  • Project management and leadership opportunities

  • Access to National Member Network


Donate $100 per year*

Your support ensures that all beneficiaries can engage in our free programs & services

Friends of NYUL benefits plus:

  • NYUL lapel pin

  • Quarterly e-newsletter subscription

  • Access to NYUL events and programs

  • Curated volunteer service opportunities

  • Quarterly subject-based membership meetings

  • Access to National Member Network

*$25 per year (Students - K12 and up to 20yrs and Seniors 65 yrs or above)

Power Brokers

Donate $1000 per year

Your support provides the ability to leverage resources for the benefit of others.

Sustainer benefits plus:

  • NYUL lapel pin

  • Complementary NYUL merchandise 

  • Signature professional networking events

  • Quarterly subject-based professional development events

  • Bundle discount on NYUL signature events including Champions of Diversity Breakfast and Frederick Douglass Gala

  • Access to National Member Network


Interested in supporting our cause?

Here's how you get involved


Volunteer your services


Make a Donation


Join the NYUL