The Aprendes Foundation is a proud member of the NYC Youth Funders Network.

The NYC Youth Funders (NYCYF) is a coalition of philanthropic organizations — both private and public — seeking to improve the quality of life of young people living in New York City. By increasing the number and improving the quality of direct service opportunities for New York City youth.

Our programs and events bring together grantmakers working across diverse areas of interest including youth development, in-school and out-of-school programming, drop-out and summer learning loss prevention, career exploration, college prep and college access, juvenile justice, intergenerational programming, and more.

NYCYF is an affinity group recognized by Philanthropy New York and governed by a steering committee comprised of leaders in the philanthropic sector. We partner with Philanthropy New York and other affinity groups to co-sponsor events that are of interest to youth funders and those working in related fields.