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Adult Applications Due Fri. 3/2.

HOBY New York East is looking for volunteers for our 2018 Seminar. Staff will arrive Thursday, May 31st with the seminar lasting Friday, June 1st – Sunday, June 3rd. More details can be found in the respective staff application. If you’re interested in being a volunteer for HOBY NYE, please fill out the application below.

 

Applications due Friday, March 2nd.

Program Assistant (Under 21 & out of HS) – Apply here.

Adult – Facilitator, Section Leader, Day Volunteer, Etc. (21 & over) – Apply here.

 

If you have any questions, please contact nyestaff@hobyny.org.

Thank you for volunteering with HOBY NYE!

J-Staff Applications Due Thurs. 2/15

HOBY New York East is looking for High School Juniors and Seniors to serve as our Junior Staff (J-Staff) volunteers for the 2018 Seminar. Staff will arrive late afternoon Thursday, May 31st with the seminar lasting Friday, June 1st – Sunday, June 3rd. Students will have an excused absence from school on Friday June 1st. More details can be found in the staff application below.

 

Applications due Thursday, February 15 by midnight.

Junior Staff (High School Junior or Senior) – Apply here.

 

Application Review Process: A review committee is compiled to read and score the received applications. Late applications will not be reviewed. The first step in the selection process is done anonymously. Once scored other factors are considered such as previous J-Staff involvement, past HOBY event attendance, Leadership for Service (L4S) logged hours, etc. Once all data is compiled, the highest scores determine the final 21 J-Staff selected. A number of Alternates are also selected in case a J-Staff can no longer attend. All applicants will be notified of their status by early March.

 

If you have any questions, please contact nyestaff@hobyny.org.

Thank you for volunteering with HOBY NYE!

2018 HOBY NYE Applications

HOBY New York East is looking for volunteers for the 2018 Seminar. Staff will arrive Thursday, May 31st with the seminar lasting Friday, June 1st – Sunday, June 3rd. More details can be found in the respective staff application. If you’re interested in being a volunteer for HOBY NYE, please fill out the respective application below.

Applications due Thursday, February 15.

Junior Staff (High School Junior or Senior) – Apply here.

 

Applications due Friday, March 2nd.

Program Assistant (Under 21 & out of HS) – Apply here.

Adult – Facilitator, Section Leader, Day Volunteer, Etc. (21 & over) – Apply here.

 

If you have any questions, please contact nyestaff@hobyny.org.

Thank you for volunteering with HOBY NYE!

2017-2018 E-Board Election Results

We’re thrilled to announced the results of the 2017-2018 E-Board Election Results. Without further ado, please congratulate our newly elected E-board!!

President: Asata Spears

Vice President: Jenna Morgan

Secretary: Madeline DeLorenzo
Area Presidents:
Area 1A: Jonathan Huang
Area 1B: Vacant
Area 2: Rebecca Bortell
Area 3: Emily Kehn & Connor Patrick
Area 4: Haley Monacchio & Breanna Strouse
Area 5: Olivia McNeill & Erik Matthews
Area 6: Natalie Dewey

VOTE NOW – Alumni E-Board Elections – Updated

ELECTIONS ARE HERE!
Do you want to make an impact on the future alumni and have your voice matter? Do you want to empower your fellow alumni further into leadership? Vote now!
Learn about the candidates here:
Voting runs until midnight Sunday 10/15.
Results will be tallied and announced by Monday 10/16.
First E-Board Alumni Conference Call on Sunday 10/22 8pm.

Alumni E-Board Nominations Open!

CALLING ALL NOMINATIONS!

Are you interested in serving on the HOBY NYE Alumni Association Executive Board this year?  Position descriptions and the nomination form are here.

Fill out the nomination form by WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 4th if you are interested in any position on the E-Board!

https://goo.gl/forms/YPUfWBAd23lkD0ym2   <– form for nominations
Have questions? Please reach out to nyealumni@hobyny.org or nyestaff@hobyny.org.
HOBY Hugs!

Regional Training Dates – Updated

Interested in getting more involved?
You are invited to participate in a regional training opportunity to meet fellow volunteers and learn more about the different roles and functions of a HOBY volunteer. These opportunities are free and open to all HOBY volunteers over the age of 21. RSVP to gracek@hoby.org

 Springfield, Massachusetts, September 30, 2017, 9:00 am-4:00 pm (Lite breakfast and lunch provided). This training has been cancelled.

Wilmington, Delaware, October 21, 2017, 9:00 am-4:00 pm (Lite breakfast and lunch provided) – Please RSVP ASAP if you’re interested in attending.

Seeking HOBY NYE 2018 Seminar Volunteers

We held our first HOBY NYE 2018 Planning Meeting on Wednesday September 20, 2017! It was OUTSTANDING!

Are you interested in volunteering with the best team ever and want more direction on where WE need help? So glad you asked!

We we have a couple KEY roles available in addition to some support roles that might be of interest:

Key Roles:
Director of Fundraising (21+) – This role is responsible for creating a strategic fundraising plan for the 2017-2018 term. With planning and subcommittee assistance, will delegate tasks to execute the plan to obtain sponsorship, grants, gift in kind, etc to support the HOBY NYE seminar.

Media Team Lead (21+): While the majority of this role is focused during seminar – this role is part of the planning team to ensure we have a strategic plan for our media efforts (photos/video) at seminar on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. Willing to discuss SnapChat with the right candidate.

Curriculum Team (16+): If you have an interest in developing our curriculum, finding speakers and activities, etc. this is a great team for you.

Recruiting Team (18+): Our recruitment goal has increased – we are looking for a small team to help us with executing a strategic recruiting plan.

Fundraising Team (16+): Help us send letters, fill out applications, etc!

As we continue to create our plan for this year there will be other roles and these are the most critical at this stage.

Please let our Staffing Directors (nyestaff@hobynye.org) know ASAP what you are interested in! We’d love to have you on the team!

Want to help out in general? Fill out this form! https://goo.gl/forms/GCA04qxxLzc78Oc33

Registration for 2018 HOBY NYE Seminar Open!

HOBY State Leadership Seminar Registration is NOW OPEN emails were sent to school counselors and principals in our database on September 6th.

Registrations submitted by December 8, 2017, are guaranteed acceptance, and registrations submitted afterward are accepted on a space-available basis.

HOBY Alumni start recruiting & encouraging your administration to select and register ambassadors!

http://www.hoby.org/programs/leadership-seminars/school-info

Volunteer THIS Weekend!

Interested in volunteering this weekend?! We hope so – come join us!

  • Sunday 6/18/2017
  • 1 PM – 3 PM
  • Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York
  • 965 Albany Shaker Rd, Latham, New York 12110

Please RSVP to this event on Facebook or email nyestaff@hobyny.org.

Instructions will be given at the beginning of our volunteer shift so please arrive a few minutes early. Wear a HOBY shirt, comfortable clothing and shoes (ones you don’t mind getting dirty).

See you there! HOBY Hugs!