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Want to give back to the NYC community? Here are the opportunities.


Mentorship and Advising

Code Corps

Code Corps is the nation’s first municipal program that engages vetted volunteer technologists to realize lifesaving City government initiatives with an emphasis on emergency and disaster recovery needs. Code Corps volunteers donate their expertise to help serve the public through the development of powerful digital tools.

Summer Scholars

Host a summer intern from New York City’s Career and Technical Education High Schools. Summer Scholars is a program that matches outstanding juniors and seniors with summer opportunities in tech companies. There is no cost to the host organization.

Points of Light Civic Incubator

The Civic Incubator supports social entrepreneurs who are launching early stage ventures that engage and leverage people (through their time, talent, voice or money) to help solve the challenges facing our world today. Social startups in any market, with any issue focus and any legal structure, are welcome.

NYC Generation Tech

Become a tech mentor to provide NYC High School students with advice and feedback on their work.

NYC Venture Fellows

NYC Venture Fellows is a highly selective, year-long fellowship program designed to help the next generation of global entrepreneurs “make it” in New York City. Become a mentor and provide fellows with networking opportunities and advice on how to scale their business.

Citizen Schools

Volunteer to bring your real-world knowledge to middle school students and help them make connections between school, college and careers.

The Lamp

Empower youth with hands-on training and workshops in media fluency.