Pampered Chef Benefit

Together, we can make a difference. Order Pampered Chef products through this Benefit Catalog Show and up to 15 percent of total sales will go towards our cause. Plus, an extra $3 is contributed from every Show booked from the event.  Please support HOBY NYE with this wonderful annual benefit!

Hosted By: Cara Sherwood
Orders Due: Sunday, November 30, 2014
Phone: (518) 256-1531

RSVP Online Here!

All orders must be placed by Sunday, November 30th.  Thank you!

Sunday Morning Newsletter

Another long day yesterday and today will bring the seminar to a close. Later our sophomores will reunite with their parents, once ambassadors, then, officially the newest HOBY Alumni members. Today is about the future, and discovering how to put it all together and actually live this year’s seminar theme – Be the Change.

NYE Newsletter - Sunday

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Closing Ceremonies Info

We’ve had a lovely weekend with our ambassadors, and we’re sure you’re looking forward to seeing your sons and daughters soon. If you’re coming to closing ceremonies later today, here is a map with basic navigation for the program and check out. Click here for the map.

Saturday Morning Newsletter

Friday Morning Newsletter

Vote for HOBY! DZ Restaurants’ Raising Dough Contest

Hey HOBY!  We need YOU (and your friends, family – everyone!) to take ONE MINUTE of your time to help us win an OUTSTANDING fundraising opportunity!

Vote for HOBY in DZ Restaurants’ Raising Dough: Social Responsibility 2014 Contest!

Link: Raising Dough: Social Responsibility 2014 Survey

DZ Restaurants Raising Dough Fundraiser 2014 SCREENSHOT

(we’re in the right-most column, partway down)

The top 12 nonprofits will win a month of fundraising from DZ Restaurants!  Plus, all survey respondents will receive a special 25% off coupon for all DZ Restaurants for the entire month of April – with no limit on the number of uses!

Please vote now to help HOBY NYE!  The survey ends March 23rd.

Facebook Event: Vote for HOBY! DZ Restaurants Fundraiser


Community Leadership Workshop (CLeW) announced for Shaker High School

The Community Leadership Workshop (CLeW) for Shaker High School is scheduled for March 1, 2014.

A CLeW is a one-day introductory HOBY leadership training for high school freshmen. CLeWs provide face-to-face interaction between freshmen students and distinguished leaders from all walks of life. Students participate in team-building activities, take part in community service projects, and listen to presentations given by motivational speakers and local community leaders. CLeWs are initiated and organized by HOBY’s own alumni and/or members of the community, and are sponsored by local service clubs or companies.

More information on the HOBY CLeW Program

Take the Lead Zumbathon® Benefit for HOBY NYE

Join us for the Take the Lead Zumbathon® Benefit for HOBY NYE on Sunday, February 9, 2014 2:00pm-4:00pm ~ Registration @ 1:30pm

Best Fitness 911 Central Avenue Albany, NY 12206 $10 Donation

Bring extra $ for Bake Sale, Raffle, & Event T-shirt!

Please download and share the event flyer:
Take-the-Lead-Zumbathon Flyer (PDF)

2014 Staff Applications Released!

HOBY NYE is looking for some OUTSTANDING volunteers for our 2014 seminar! HOBY New York East 2014 will be held from May 30th – June 1st, 2014 at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY. Help us make this year’s seminar a life-changing weekend for over 215 high school sophomores from across eastern New York State.

All applications will be due January 31st, 2014 to Tash Gushin, Director of Staff.   Contact Tash at staff@hobynye.org or Terrance McNally at chair@hobynye.org with any questions.

Adult Volunteers (21+): HOBY NYE 2014 Staff App FINAL [pdf]
College Volunteers (18-21): HOBY NYE 2014 Program Assistant App FINAL [pdf]
High School Volunteers (16-18): HOBY NYE 2014 J-Staff App FINAL [pdf]