You Can Make a Difference

Thank you for taking an interest in young New Yorkers striving for a better future. Whether you make a donation, volunteer, become a corporate partner or hire one of our graduates, you will be making our community a brighter place.

Donate Today

We depend upon the generosity of our community. Your monetary contribution makes a difference and is tax-deductible. Do you already give it to work? See if there is a matching program. Every donation, large or small, helps our students achieve their dreams of a rewarding and stable career.


Greatest Need: Weekends or Friday Afterschool

See if your company offers generous grants to nonprofits when employees volunteer.


Become a Speaker or Mentor

  • Meeting future insurance recruits is important
  • Connecting with our community in the classroom is smart business
  • Introducing the young people to insurance is important to our industy


Share your Story & Empower Others

Are you an individual that was previously impacted by the judicial system? Visit our social media page to share your story using the hashtag #secondchanceNY. Tag @nypenyers on Facebook to inspire those whose looking for a second chance.


Become a Coporate Sponsor

We partner with community groups and businesses of all sizes on everything from events to in-kind donations and various drives to further support the youth of New York.

Hire Trained Staff

Benefit from well-trained candidates. PENYERS program provides our youth with rigorous training and work experience, so upon completion they are “job ready” and well prepared to bring value to their next employer.


Increase Retention

PENYERS Career Coaches match your unique business needs with our applicants’ skills and goals, carefully selecting the right candidate for the job


Strengthen Your Communities

By employing PENYERS youth, you will provide them with economic empowerment and positively impact the community in which you operate.

Special Events

Contribute and/or volunteer for our annual fundraiser, back-to-school drive, or holiday programs.