Meets pressing community needs by mobilizing caring New Yorkers in volunteer service.

Partner with Us

Bring your company's community involvement to the next level with meaningful volunteer projects customized to your employees' preferences and philanthropic goals.

Our Customized Employee Engagement program fosters cooperation and leadership through our unique team-based approach. New York Cares creates, develops and executes your projects while working with your staff to help recruit, motivate and communicate with your volunteers. The collaboration between New York Cares and leadership from your company ensures that each project meets critical community needs and reflects your corporate culture and values. Customized Employee Engagement is a benefit extended to corporate sponsors at the $7,500 level or above.

Volunteering as easy as 1,2,3


New York Cares’ Corporate Relations team, and select the size, type, location and timing of your project. Your project can target a wide range of issue areas, and our team is trained to advise you on which type of project best meets your company’s particular interests and needs.


with New York Cares as we plan a project to match your company’s requirements. In just six to eight weeks, our staff will match you with a Community Partner, design curricula and project schedules; order supplies; organize lunch and transportation; and train your company’s Team Leader on his or her role in the process.

Questions about corporate volunteering or sponsorship? Submit a corporate inquiry here to learn more.


“Working with New York Cares allows our employees to enhance their teamwork and leadership skills outside of the traditional working environment. The New York Cares staff helps us translate our vision of corporate engagement into reality. The feedback we get is unbelievable – after a day with New York Cares, our employees feel more engaged and connected to the city and our company.”
Joan Steinberg,
Managing Director, Morgan Stanley Community Affairs
Morgan Stanley Foundation

Sampling of our Issue Areas

PaintPainting murals or classrooms

SportsEngaging at-risk youth on cultural excursions

FlowerRevitalizing parks and gardens

EducationTeaching math, reading, writing, and science to students

PeopleVisiting with seniors

HandsPreparing adults for the job market