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

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Every year, through New York Cares, 63,000 people volunteer their time and talents to help improve the lives of hundreds of thousands of fellow New Yorkers. Our volunteers tutor students in underserved schools, serve meals to the homeless, socialize with seniors, clean up public parks, and more, providing essential services to improve education for NYC students, meet immediate needs of the most vulnerable residents, and revitalize the city’s public spaces.

New York Cares prides itself on a culture of excellence, defined by integrity, reliability and professionalism. We have been awarded The New York Times Nonprofit Excellence Award, which recognizes outstanding management practices, and the Peter F. Drucker Award for Nonprofit Innovation. The NonProfit Times, Crain’s New York, The Princeton Review and The Wall Street Journal have all recognized New York Cares as a top-notch employer.

Posted: 03/24/17

New York Cares is searching for a full-time Children's Recreation Programs Manager, reporting to the Children’s Education Programs Officer. The Children’s Recreation Program Manager is part of a team of three that identifies agency needs, sustains current programming and expands the number of New York Cares partners. This position focuses on developing, managing, and evaluating 50 to 60 arts, culinary and field trips programs for agencies serving children.

Posted: 03/20/17

New York Cares is seeking a full-time Teen Education Program Manager, to manage 40 to 50 ongoing volunteer programs that serve teens in public schools, community centers and transitional housing facilities. The manager’s portfolio focuses on SAT preparation, English and math enrichment, financial aid application assistance and other programs for high school students. The manager is expected to identify new project sites and develop new program models, as well as continually monitor program quality through feedback, site visits, surveys, data analysis and more.

Posted: 03/10/17

New York Cares is seeking a part-time Adult Education Program Associate, to coordinate, develop, manage and evaluate volunteer programs designed to improve job readiness skills, and computer and financial literacy amongst New Yorkers. The Program Associate will identify new project partners and develop new program models wherever possible. 

Posted: 03/06/17

The Seasonal Program Manager, Service Events works as a full member of the Service Events Team from mid-April to mid-August to plan, manage, and staff high-quality customized volunteer projects – designed to meet pressing community needs – for volunteers from New York Cares’ corporate partners. S/he will have a full portfolio of one-time volunteer service events – involving anywhere from 20 to 200 volunteers – including painting and revitalization projects in schools, nonprofits, and other public spaces; environmental and green projects at parks and gardens; and educational/recreational outings and/or activities with children affiliated with community organizations in high-need neighborhoods. The Seasonal Program Manager will be part of a supportive, collaborative team of experienced Program Managers who will provide training, guidance, and support for all aspects of this work, and will work in partnership with New York Cares Corporate Relations Managers, who serve as liaisons to our corporate partners.

Posted: 02/24/17

We seek a highly organized, enthusiastic and analytical fundraising assistant to support and help grow our development department. 

Posted: 01/13/17

We seek an experienced, creative and dynamic development professional to build and implement a strategic and comprehensive individual and special events fundraising program and manage a high performing team of fundraisers.

Posted: 12/06/16

Are you a digital jack of all trades? Are you ready to take the reins of an SEO strategy and dive into a high-budget SEM effort? Do you thrive in a data-driven culture?

We’re looking for a part-time web content manager to develop, design, and manage content on the 100,000-unique-users-a-month New York Cares website as well as lead our SEO/SEM initiatives and provide insights on user data to key stakeholders across the organization. The Content Manager will work closely with the Design & Production Manager and the Digital Marking & Media Manager, while reporting to the Director, Marketing & Communications.

Posted: 08/12/16

In recruiting for the Finance Coordinator position, New York Cares is seeking a well-organized, detail-oriented individual who can effectively handle multiple projects simultaneously in a deadline driven environment.  The ideal candidate for this position will proactively seek opportunity to improve and streamline financial processes and procedures within the organization.