Registration NOW OPEN for 2019 Annual Forum!

Expansive Network

NYEC maintains a network of more than 80 organizations committed to being at the forefront of youth employment and re-connection. Join NYEC and get instantly connected!

Dedicated Team

NYEC has a dedicated team here to be responsive to your most immediate policy, best practices, and implementation inquiries around youth employment. We are here to help! Join today!

Member-Only Access

Members get exclusive and early access to discounted rates to NYEC convenings, webinars, and trainings that are held throughout the year. First-time members also get an instant discount on their first year!

Information Sharing

NYEC sends out a members-only newsletter with the latest resource and intelligence from across the fields of youth development, workforce development, and education. Newsletters will also contain the latest funding opportunities for your work.

Advocacy and Influence

NYEC provides numerous opportunities to influence policymakers and shape policy at the federal and state levels through non-partisan briefings, meetings, and drafting of legislation. Get your voice heard today on the national stage!

Capacity Building

NYEC is here to support your organization's goals including implementation of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), federal, state and local policies, and engaging funders. Maximize your success by joining NYEC!

NYEC Champions

NYEC Champions offer additional support to NYEC, beyond their member dues. Since 2018 they will be highlighted on the NYEC website, will receive special recognition at our convenings and receive additional convening-related benefits, including the opportunity to play a role at convenings and complementary registrations.

To learn more about NYEC Champion benefits, please contact Rashaun Bennett at Rashaun.bennett@nyec.org.

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About Us

NYEC improves the lives of the more than 4 million young people who are out of school and out of work. We strive to achieve equity and transformation by improving the effectiveness of the organizations, and the systems, that serve opportunity youth.