YANA brings the social impact world together.

Connecting and Catalyzing for Global Good

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Read on to learn about YANA and what we do, explore our programs, read recent YANA news & impact stories, check out our upcoming events and watch recordings of ones you might have missed, and more.

Why YANA Now?

What is YANA?
Watch the video produced by Charlotte Hylinski ’21 to learn more.

Social Impact & Big Philanthropy ft. Kathy Reich ’93 | Live from NYC

Cybersecurity for Nonprofits: Everything You Need to Know ft. Elliot Turrini ’87

Exploring advances in mental health and progress in public policy

Recap & Additional Resources

Meaningful Aging: How working & volunteering in the nonprofit, cultural, & arts spaces can create purpose later in life

Flexible Pathways: Learning Models for Equity and Success

Blocks and Levers in Economic Mobility

Annual Reports

YANA empowers a global community of Yale alumni, students and friends who are committed to generating positive social impact. Read more about our impact and work in our annual reports.

Summer Fellowship

The YANA-Dwight Hall Summer Fellowship is designed to reduce the barriers for financially constrained Yale students and recent graduates interested in pursuing careers in the common good by providing financial stipends and other support for summer internships.

Events & Programs

YANA offers a wide variety of programs including webinars, town halls, Chapter meetings, live spotlights of impactful organizations, and much more.

Global Newsletters

Register to receive YANA’s quarterly global newsletter, and view the archives.

Chapters

Find a YANA chapter near you.

Nonprofits

Resources & Spotlights

People

Learn how YANA supports alumni and students

Learn & Share

“I keep coming back to YANA because of the people. I get inspiration from hearing the stories of those involved in nonprofit and social impact and am more motivated to go out and continue my volunteer and board work.”
– YANA NYC Chapter Member

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Highlights

May 21 | A Newsletter for the YANA Community

May 21, 2024Our monthly Town Halls are now Live from New York! On the last Wednesday of every month, YANA Town Halls...

May 7, 2024 | A Newsletter for the YANA Community

May 7, 2024Dr. Azita Emami, Dean of the Yale School of Nursing May 29 | 6:30pm ET - In-Person (Yale Club of NYC) &...

April 23, 2024 | A Newsletter for the YANA Community

April 23, 2024Kathy Reich, Director, BUILD at the Ford Foundation April 24 | 6:30pm ET | In-Person & Virtual Our...

Exploring advances in mental health and progress in public policy

Exploring advances in mental health and progress in public policy...

Voices from Within: Learning from the Incarcerated about the Federal Criminal Justice System

The Yale Club of Oregon & SW Washington & the YANA Pacific Northwest Chapter are proud to present Lisa Hay,...

Yale Alumni Physicians Outline Paths Towards Greater Healthcare Diversity & Equity

YANA’s webinar on Efforts in Health Equity: Working Towards More Diverse & Value-Based Medical Care offered...

Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow: Reflections & Learnings from the Northwest Response to COVID-19

Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow: Reflections & Learnings from the Northwest Response to COVID-19...

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