On Giving Tuesday, December 2nd, Architecture for Humanity New York is celebrating social impact, gorgeous design, and our amazing community of volunteers at our annual Holiday Party.
As always, but especially on Giving Tuesday, all funds donated for this event will be put towards Architecture for Humanity NY's projects that provide positive social impact in New York City. Help us continue our great work by donating today!
On Giving Tuesday, December 2nd, Architecture for Humanity New York is celebrating social impact, gorgeous design, and our amazing community of volunteers.
We invite you to join us for a holiday event to celebrate this year’s accomplishments and prepare for the exciting year ahead. Festivities will include a firm vs. firm gingerbread house design competition, a gift raffle, seasonal refreshments, and more.
Our friends at the Lower East Side Ecology Center are looking for volunteers on Saturday, November 22nd to assist them in planting bulbs in preparation for spring!
The Ecology Center is located in the East River Park, a 59 acre public park in the Lower East Side. Architecture for Humanity NY volunteers will be working alongside volunteers from the LES Ecology Center and AmeriCorps.
LES Ecology Center Planting Day
Saturday, November 22nd
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Fire Boat House
East River Park
The PS118 Teaching Garden team has been working to establish the objectives for the 4th Avenue Maurice Sendak teaching garden. Consensus has been gathered for planning through a series of feasibility studies, and are now moving towards a developed design package, which will include a site plan, planter designs, and phasing suggestions.
Our friends at the Institute for Public Architecture are celebrating their 2nd Annual Fall Fête on Friday, November 14.
The IPA will be honoring public interest design heroes Rosanne Haggerty and Michael Kimmelman at the Brooklyn Historical Society (Benefactors Reception, 6 to 7:30 pm; Friends Party, 7:30 to 11 pm).
Architecture for Humanity New York and People for the Pavilion will be surveying the community around Flushing Meadows-Corona Park TOMORROW, 11/1/14!
Come give us your opinion on what you'd like to see in a rehabilitated pavilion.
We'll be in 3 locations from 11am to 3pm:
Diversity Plaza: Jackson Heights / 37th Road between 73rd and 74th Streets
Our friends at desigNYC, another NYC-based organization that mobilizes designers to donate their expertise pro bono, are celebrating five great years of changemaking on November 6th. The event will commemorate the organization's final class of projects and also bring together an extensive pro bono community for to celebrate a new chapter in social impact history.
Architecture for Humanity New York is looking for an individual with prior experience in the organization to join the Board of Directors as the Director of Operations.
Architecture for Humanity New York is lead by a board of six strategic directors who serve a two-year term.
See below the descriptions of the position offered. This is a great opportunity for those looking to become more active in the organization!
Director of Operations
Are you interested in learning more about our organization, our projects and volunteer opportunities? Please join us for our monthly chapter meetings which take place on the first Tuesday of every month. The chapter meetings are where we will discuss current work, meet prospective volunteers and answer any of your questions.