Post comes from our friends at GiGi’s Playhouse NYC!
Are you a young professional with a passion for service and dedication to social entrepreneurship? Are you interested in being able to parlay your passion and energy into being actively involved with an NYC nonprofit organization, while gaining board leadership experience? GiGi’s Playhouse NYC would love to have you involved with their Associate Board! GiGiPHNYC’s Associate Board will be comprised of young professionals, under age 35, who are interested in implementing creative fundraising activities and volunteering with the Down syndrome community.
GiGi’s Playhouse NYC is committed to creating a world where individuals with Down syndrome are accepted and embraced in their families, schools and communities, and our mission it to create positive awareness of Down syndrome through national campaigns, educational programs and by empowering individuals with Down syndrome, their families and the community. As the only organization in New York City that is dedicated to providing services specifically to the Down syndrome community, we have a great deal of which to be very proud! Some of our achievements include:
- Serving an average of 370 participants per month
- Programming includes literacy, athletics, music, art and dance
- Programming offered in Manhattan and two locations in Brooklyn
- All ages served, including expectant mothers
If you are interested in serving the NYC Down syndrome community, have a passion for service, and are interested in sharing your creativity and talents, please contact Victoria Nadal, GiGi’s Playhouse’s Executive Director at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more about getting involved with GiGiPHNYC’s Associate Board.