Become a Member


The Metro NY Chapter of UN Women USA is dedicated to creating a diverse and inclusive membership that reflects our community and the world and which represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and opinions. We encourage men and all gender identities to join us, and are committed to developing a safe and welcoming space to all regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, political affiliation, marital status, parental status, disability, or military service. Our Chapter serves the Greater New York City community, including the five boroughs, New York State, New Jersey, Connecticut, and beyond. becoming a member.  

Join our Team

The Metro NY Chapter activates its mission through the work of several committees, and we are always seeking talent from our membership. Contact with your CV and the committee of interest, and the Committee Chair will be notified of your application.

If you'd like to contribute independent of a committee, Please complete this form and we will be in touch with opportunities that match your availability.


The Advocacy Committee works to increase awareness and support for UN Women’s priority policies and positions.


The Finance Committee formalizes and monitors the annual operating budget, and maintains policies and procedures to protect the assets of the chapter.  

Fundraising COMMITTEE

The Fundraising Committee develops and implements the chapter’s fundraising strategy, key events, donor solicitation, and sponsors.

Marketing Committee

The Marketing Committee sets communication strategy, guides brand voice, audience engagement and media relations.

Membership COMMITTEE

The Membership Committee develops the breadth of our membership, provides orientation and benefits.


The Nominations Committee vets prospective board nominees.

Programming Committee

The Programming Committee leads event planning for the chapter, secures sponsors, speakers, venues, and logistics.

Young Professionals COMMITTEE

The Young Professionals Committee engages with colleges and universities to introduce a new audience to the Chapter.

Partnership Opportunities

We are passionate about collaborating with businesses, institutions and organizations that align with our mission to fuel women’s empowerment and gender equality.

Recognition of support can include speaking opportunities, special status at events and through media. To explore the many ways in which your organization can help improve the lives of millions of women and girls around the world, contact