Affinity is an active participant in the communities we serve. Each year, Affinity collaborates with community-based organizations, houses of worship, municipalities and other like-minded organizations to bring quality experiences and programs to New Yorkers.
To explore collaboration opportunities, get involved with an Affinity event, or if you have an event you would like us to support, please contact community relations at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Below are a few of our long-standing collaborators.
American Heart Association
The American Heart Association is a national voluntary health agency whose mission is "Building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke." The association's impact goal is to reduce coronary heart disease, stroke, and risk by 25 percent by 2010.
Greater Hudson Valley Family Health Center
The Greater Hudson Valley Family Health Center, Inc. is a non-profit organization offering high quality, comprehensive, primary and preventative health care services in an environment of caring, respect and dignity, and in a cost effective manner that maximizes revenues. It strives to be responsive to the needs of the Mid-Hudson community with emphasis on the underserved and those without access to care regardless of race, economic status, age, sex, sexual orientation or disability.
Make the Grade Foundation
Make The Grade Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that facilitates and encourages academic achievement by implementing programs to tutor, mentor and motivate students, and providing incentives and funding. Make The Grade enhances the educational experience of young people through collaboration with students, parents, educators, clergy and the community.
New York City Housing Authority
The New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) provides decent and affordable housing in a safe and secure living environment for low- and moderate-income residents throughout the five boroughs. To fulfill this mission, NYCHA must preserve its aging housing stock through timely maintenance and modernization of its developments. NYCHA also administers a citywide Section 8 Leased Housing Program in rental apartments.
Simultaneously, Affinity works to enhance the quality of life at NYCHA by offering our residents opportunities to participate in a multitude of community, educational and recreational programs, as well as job readiness and training initiatives.
New York City Department of Parks & Recreation/Shape up NYC
Shape Up NYC is a FREE fitness program, offered by the NYC Department of Parks & Recreation, dedicated to getting New Yorkers into a new habit of fitness.
Newburgh Youth Bureau
The Newburgh Youth Bureau coordinates and implements community events to celebrate young people as assets; build family capacity and foster connections between the community and local/regional resources. The Youth Bureau also provides local and regional youth agencies with training, technical support, and program monitoring.