Program Coordinator for High School Mentoring Program Search

Apex for Youth is seeking an experienced and entrepreneurial professional to serve as Program Coordinator for its High School Mentoring Programs. Program Coordinator, High School Mentoring Program Job Type: Full-time Responsibilities: ·         Develop and lead engaging, high-quality curriculum for mentoring program, including Saturday sessions, educational workshops, and large group events during school year ·         Recruit, interview and train volunteers and students ·         Match mentors and mentees based on comprehensive … Continued

Thank you for attending our 9th Annual Casino Night!

The Apex Associate Board hosted our 9th Annual Aces for Apex Casino Night on Saturday, Nov. 11, at the Rubin Museum of Art. More than 300 guests tested their luck at blackjack, roulette, poker and craps, as our platinum ticket holders competed in the High Roller Poker Tournament. Congratulations to Joe Solano, the big winner … Continued

Program Data Analyst Search

Apex for Youth is seeking an experienced and entrepreneurial professional to serve as its first Program Data Analyst. Program Data Analyst Job Type: Full-time Job Description: A new position created to support the organization’s recent strategic plan, the Program Data Analyst will lead the design and implementation of a coordinated and comprehensive strategy for measuring … Continued

Director of Operations Search

Apex is seeking an accomplished and entrepreneurial professional to support the organization’s strategic initiatives. Director of Operations Job Type: Full-time Founded in 1992, Apex for Youth delivers possibilities to underserved Asian and immigrant youth in New York City by recruiting volunteers to be positive role models for them. Through its mentoring and education programs for … Continued

Volunteer Field Day 2017

Thank you to all our volunteers who came out to our third annual Volunteer Field Day on Sunday, July 16! Back at Central Park in our usual field north of Sheep’s Meadow, we brought back the staples like dizzy bat, the water balloon toss, wheelbarrow, balloon waddle and tug of war, but also added new … Continued

Volunteer Needs for Upcoming School Year

  Apex for Youth is looking for more volunteers for the upcoming school year and/or semester. Help us spread the word!   2 Male Mentors Needed – Middle School Mentoring Mentor a middle school student to provide guidance and introduce him to new experiences twice a month on Saturday afternoons (seeking volunteers with prior youth or volunteer experience, and/or Mandarin … Continued

Hiring: Development & Marketing Intern

Development & Marketing Intern Job type: Part-time Paid Internship JOB SUMMARY The intern will work closely with the Director of Development and the Director of Strategic Partnerships to increase and diversify funding streams from corporate, individual and foundation donors. This internship will be a hands-on, immersive experience, and, based on the intern’s skill sets, could … Continued

Elementary After School at P.S. 184 Shuang Wen

Register for the 2017-2018 School Year Due to demand, registration for 2nd Grade & 3rd Grade is closed.                                   Apex for Youth’s mission is to enable students to build confidence, achieve academically and become community minded individuals. For 25 … Continued

Krista Marie Yu and Jessica Cox Speak at After School

Apex students were very fortunate to have two special visitors this past April: Krista Marie Yu of ABC’s Dr. Ken and motivational speaker Jessica Cox, who spoke to our after school students at P.S. 184 Shuang Wen. Krista Marie Yu stars in the ABC drama Dr. Ken, playing star Ken Jeong’s daughter, Molly. Krista was … Continued

Ringing the NYSE Closing Bell

After ringing the New York Stock Exchange Opening Bell last year, we were invited back to the New York Stock Exchange to ring the Closing Bell this year, celebrating our 25th Anniversary. Since the Closing Bell Ceremony is in the afternoon, we were able to bring our students this time! Please see below for some … Continued

Feature: 2017 Gala Student Speaker

Meet our 2017 25th Anniversary Gala student speaker! Apex mentee Alexis Zhao, a current high school senior, spoke to nearly 800 guests at our gala on April 26. She shared her story and her experience with Apex. Alexis recently received a full ride to Franklin & Marshall through the Posse Foundation, nominated by Apex staff. … Continued

25th Anniversary Gala A Huge Success!

Thank you to the almost 800 guests who attended the 25th anniversary Gala and helped raise more than $1.3 million, both all-time highs for Apex for Youth! Your support literally changes the lives of this city’s underserved Asian youth. We hope you were able to see how much you mean to Apex kids, and on behalf of the students, mentors … Continued

Celebrating 25 Years With Special Honoree Connie Chung

Apex for Youth Annual Gala Celebrates 25th Anniversary With Special Honoree Connie Chung   New York, NY (March 17, 2017) — This Spring, Apex for Youth celebrates 25 years of providing NYC community-based programs to help develop college-ready, confident and community-minded Asian American youth. Through its mentoring and educational programs for students from 1st to 12th … Continued

Google’s “Be the Bridge” with

Google’s Corporate Engineering Women’s group, Filipino Googler Network and Asian Googler Network hosted “Be the Bridge” for their 18th anniversary in October, in partnership with Apex for Youth and Peace Jam. “Be the Bridge” is a program to inspire youth and help equip them for the challenges and opportunities that may come in their future. … Continued

Versace x Apex

Saturday,  February 4 – Sunday, February 5 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. Versace 647 Fifth Avenue In partnership with Apex for Youth, Versace invites you to celebrate the Chinese New Year at their Fifth Avenue flagship store. All guests will receive 10% off purchases, and Versace will donate 10% of sales to benefit Apex for Youth. … Continued

Volunteer for Our Holiday Party

Volunteer for our annual holiday party! 10:15 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturday, December 17 Manhattan Get a group of 5 friends or colleagues and come volunteer! Help bring elementary school students through various activity stations like card making, bean bag toss and pop a shot; man a station; or help serve lunch! Santa may also … Continued

Holiday Giving Campaign 2016

In the past year, immigration has been discussed so frequently and flippantly, it has become almost impersonal. But for many of our youth, this issue holds deep personal meaning and impacts their everyday lives. One of our mentees grew up in a small cramped apartment in Chinatown, with his dad waiting tables and his mom … Continued

Mini Olympics with Ogilvy!

The Apex for Youth After School Program hosted a Mini Olympics for its students in November. After school teachers and Ogilvy volunteers made our inaugural Mini Olympics at the Corpus Christi School a major success–thank you! A total of 33 students participated in three fun competitive competitions: the Three Legged Race, the Table Tennis tournament and the … Continued

Director of Development Search

Apex is seeking an accomplished and entrepreneurial professional to expand our development capabilities. Director of Development Job type: Full-Time Apex for Youth delivers possibilities to underserved Asian and immigrant youth from low-income families in New York City. Our mentoring and educational programs support young people from third to twelfth grade and provide them with the resources … Continued

8th Annual Aces for Apex Casino Night

8th Annual Aces for Apex Casino Night  The Apex for Youth Associate Board invites you to our 8th Annual Aces for Apex Casino Night: A Night at the Museum. Get decked out and join us for our largest event yet! Try your luck at exhilarating casino games or our High Roller Poker Tournament with a … Continued