Achievers is a national college and career readiness program, delivered by the Y, that supports students in setting and reaching higher education and career goals.
Today, there are more than 300 Y Achievers programs operating across the country. The program is geared toward first-generation college students and is delivered through workshops, college tours, Toastmasters, STEAM, and more.

Adult Achiever Opportunities:

Adult mentorship is by far the biggest asset of Y Achievers. Adult Achievers provide an invaluable connection between the corporate world and the local community by developing and conducting programming that allows participants to become linked to education, business and industry.

Career Cluster Leader (9th-12th GRADES ONLY)

Assist in the design and implementation of workshops and projects related to specific careers of interest or expertise.

Adult Achiever Program Leader

Lead the implementation of workshops and other activities geared toward helping programs participants improve their knowledge of the college-going process, personal/professional etiquette, public speaking, and other topics within the five programmatic thrusts. 

Guest Speaker

Share your professional journey and life’s passions by serving as a guest speaker for either the high school program or middle school program.

Corporate Opportunities:

Is your company looking for ways to give back? Y Achievers is the perfect program for them. However your company is willing to lend support, the Y Achievers program has an opportunity for them. Explore our corporate brochure to find out all the ways your company can become involved.
You will need to submit your child’s most recent report card.
For more information contact Dante Butler at [email protected] | 914-963-0183 ext. 34