The New York Edge Young Professionals Council (YPC) is a group of mission-driven New Yorkers in their twenties and thirties motivated to give back to the local community. The YPC offers networking and social events, fundraising initiatives, volunteer efforts, advocacy work, and training to become future board members. YPC members have opportunities to meet the New York Edge Board of Directors, sit on or lead committees, and plan events throughout the year.

Membership Levels

Member $100

100% tax deductible donation
Invitations to all YPC events throughout the year including networking mixers, volunteer events and YPC quarterly meetings.
Invitation to meet and greet event with Board of Directors and executive leadership
Recognition as YPC member on website

*Membership donations expire annually on June 30.

Partner $250

$200 is tax deductible
One (1) ticket to the Cocktail Benefit ($75 value)
Recognition as YPC Partner on website
All Member level benefits

*Membership donations expire annually on June 30.

Ambassador $750

$600 is tax deductible
One (1) ticket to Annual Cocktail Benefit
Invitation to exclusive New York events (i.e. Annual Benefit Luncheon)
Listing in Annual Report
Recognition as YPC Ambassador on website
All Partner level benefits

*Membership donations expire annually on June 30.

Ideal Candidates

Young professionals from all industries who:
Are passionate about New York Edge’s mission of advancing equity in education.
Are willing to make New York Edge one of his or her top three philanthropic and volunteer priorities.
Are strategic thinkers. Who are committed to purposeful and reflective thinking focused on strategy rather than tactics.
Are committed to diversity of all kinds, individual board members bring industry, ethnic, age, gender, cultural, geographic, and/or religious diversity to the council.

Young Professionals Council

Diana Arias,
Mateo Creamer,
Christopher Creegan,
Lamb Insurance
Kyle DeLeon,
Board Liaison
Kinja DixonChristopher Doscas,
Girona Ventures
Sedona Georgescu,
Angela Keck, ViacomEvelyn Kelly
Rocco Lotito, BrazeIan McCarty, AMEXEdward Nar, AMEX
Marcelle Padilla,
Douglas Elliman
Robert Strang,
Wall Street Journal
Elizabeth Tam, AMEX
Eileen Tublin, Adroll Rosemarie Wisniewsi,