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Day of Impact: Giving back through Architecture & Design

Update posted by Adrielle Slaugh on September 24, 2014 Day of Impact: Giving back through Architecture & Design Saturday, October 25, 2014 read more..

2014-2019 Strategic Plan

Update posted by Rachel Starobinsky on September 23, 2014 As part of an initiative for Architecture for Humanity New York’s tenth anniversary, the Chapter’s Board of Directors initiated a series of engagements that have led to this strategic plan, whose sole purpose is to guide the chapter into it’s next five years, and to elevate the chapter as well as its work and impact in New York City. read more…

Volunteers needed: Summer Party benefiting the IPA – Earn IDP credits

Update posted by Drew Miller on August 26, 2014 AFHNY is looking for volunteers to help the IPA this Thursday Aug 28th from 5:30pm – 10:30pm.  The party is hosted by Innovators in Real Estate and benefiting the IPA. The Chelsea event venue has sweeping views of downtown Manhattan! We are looking for six volunteers to help with set-up, check-in, bar-tending, and clean-up. Innovators in Real Estate Summer Party Thursday, August 28 7:00PM-10:00PM (5:00 set-up; clean-up ’til 10:30) Mohawk Showroom read more…

Volunteer Opportunity – AFHny and Net Impact NY

Update posted by Drew Miller on August 22, 2014 Help AFHny grow our influence as an organization through an opportunity with Net Impact NY!
Net Impact NY is accepting applications for it’s Service Corps program through August 27th and AFHny may be selected as a client nonprofit for this round! read more…

Garnish Volunteer Build Days Available

Update posted by Shannon Beck on August 17, 2015 Architecture for Humanity New York in a partnership with New York Cares has entered the construction phase of our Garnish Project, launched earlier this year.  Working closely with The Expeditionary School for Community Leaders, we have redesigned one of their classrooms in to a Fine Arts Studio and have entered the construction phase. Are you interested in helping to bring the classroom to life and get your hands a little dirty? read more…

Day of Impact: Giving back through Architecture & Design

Update posted by Adrielle Slaugh on August 14, 2014 Architecture for Humanity NY (AFHny) is organizing a Day of Impact in communities through short-term service projects in the boroughs of NYC. This event on October 25th will work in participation with the fourth annual Archtober event organized by the AIANY. read more…

People for the Pavilion Project

Update posted by Adrielle Slaugh on July 15, 2014 Developing a reuse plan for
the New York State Pavilion read more…

July Chapter Meeting – Cancelled

Update posted by Adrielle Slaugh on June 26, 2014

AFHny chapter meetings are where we discuss current work, meet prospective volunteers and answer any of your questions. The July Chapter Meeting has been cancelled due to the National Holiday taking place that week.
In lieu of the AFHny monthly Chapter Meeting which takes place on the first Tuesday of every month please look out for our Quarterly Newsletter on July 16th. This will have updates on new projects, volunteer opportunities and chapter updates. read more…

Volunteering 101

Update posted by Adrielle Slaugh on June 4, 2014

Guide to Membership Are you interested in learning more about our organization, our projects and volunteer opportunities? Maybe you have some simple questions like, “How do I sign-up?”, “What kind of volunteer opportunities are there?”, and “How do I get my IDP credits?”. read more…

Call for Project Coordinator: PS118 Learning Garden

Update posted by Shannon Beck on June 3, 2014 Architecture for Humanity New York is requesting applications for the position of Project Coordinator for the read more…

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Design Fellow FFH Congo

Comment by Oscar Niedermeyer on April 5, 2012
to Vote for “Food Fence” in the GOOD Maker Challenge!!!

Hello NY-chapter,

I met some of you in the later part of last year.

I’m happy to report that I became Design Fellow for  Football for Hope Congo and I have already been living in Cape Town for 2 months, working here at the local AfH office before I’ll move to Congo in about 2 months.

All the best,

Oliver Kienzi

Project Status

Comment by Jennifer Dunn on February 1, 2012
to Under the BQE

Contact: Elisa Holland & Shan Jayakumar

Project Status

Comment by Jennifer Dunn on December 11, 2011 to ARTfarm

Also visit http://afhnystudio.org/ for more information.

Project Status

Comment by Jennifer Dunn on December 11, 2011 to Design DEYS

Contact: Ambika Roos & Sonya Cheng

Project Description

Comment by Jennifer Dunn on November 21, 2011 to The Homeless Shift Project

Status: Ongoing
Contact: Emily Sprague, Shannon Beck, Sara Bayer

Last Chance for Tickets to Tonight’s Wine Tasting!

Comment by Jennifer Dunn on September 1, 2011 to Wine Tasting & Food Pairing Fundraiser

There are still a few tickets left to tonight’s Wine Tasting and Food Pairing Fundraiser for Projects at the Moore Brothers Wine Company.  The tasting will begin at 6:30PM and will include a brief presentation about the current projects we have running. Tickets are $15.00 and you can pay using Paypal by emailing the address below.  Please RSVP as space is limited!

Moore Brothers Wine Company: 33 East 20th Street, 2nd Floor

TO RSVP email newyork@architectureforhumanity.org and receive the link to buy your ticket.

See you there!

REMINDER: Today at 6:30!

Comment by Annie Ledbury on July 12, 2011 to July Working Meeting : New Project Workshop

Stay out of the heat and join us today at 6:30 on the 6th floor of the Van Alen Institute (30 W 22nd St.) for our new projects workshop!  Connect with other volunteers, cultivate your humanitarian project ideas, and find out how to plug into grant opportunities to make your designs a reality.

Project Description

Comment by Jennifer Dunn on June 24, 2011 to High Bridge Redevelopment

Status: Closed

Project Status

Comment by Jennifer Dunn on June 24, 2011 to Park(ing) Day

Status: Closed

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Comment by Jennifer Dunn on June 24, 2011 to Broadway Community Inc.

Status: Closed
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