Celebration Gala

Youth INC 29th Annual Celebration Gala Raises $3M
February 16, 2024

Youth INC successfully hosted its 29th Annual Celebration Gala recognizing the remarkable achievements in youth development of its Nonprofit Partners and Senator Bill Bradley.

Youth INC to honor Senator Bill Bradley at 29th Annual Celebration Gala
January 2, 2024

Leading capacity builder, Youth INC to present Senator Bill Bradley with highest honor, the John C. Whitehead Leadership Award for his commitment to social progress.

Kirkland’s support for youth development
February 13, 2023

Since 2019, Kirkland & Ellis has proudly sponsored Youth INC's annual Celebration Gala, helping provide the tools and resources needed to assist more than 250,000 New York City youth in reaching their potential.

AlixPartners Gives Where It Really Matters
February 13, 2023

AlixPartners continues to expand their philanthropic efforts through partnership with Youth INC.

Youth INC raises $4M at 28th Annual Celebration Gala
November 17, 2022

Youth INC's Celebration Gala honored David Mussafer of Advent International with the John C. Whitehead Award and recognized Trail Blazers with its inaugural Partner in Impact Award.

The John C. Whitehead Leadership Award
November 4, 2022

The John C. Whitehead Leadership Award is Youth INC’s highest honor and recognizes individuals who have helped advance social change through their philanthropic endeavors.

Trail Blazers named Partner in Impact
October 31, 2022

The Partner in Impact Award shines a light on transformative youth development nonprofits whose growth and partnership with Youth INC effects powerful and sustainable change.

Youth INC to honor David Mussafer at Celebration Gala
September 13, 2022

Youth INC is proud to honor David Mussafer, chairman and managing partner of Advent International, with the John C. Whitehead Leadership Award at its 28th Annual Celebration Gala on Wednesday, November 16, 2022.

Fried Frank's philanthropic responsibility
February 15, 2022

Fried Frank prides itself on its strong sense of philanthropic responsibility. This core value is reflected in the Firm’s commitment to providing pro bono support to nonprofits. Its continued partnership with Youth INC ties to this commitment. Read more.

Youth INC raises a record $3 million at its Celebration Gala
November 10, 2021

Celebration Gala achieved unprecedented fundraising results, raising over $3 million to invest in Youth INC’s powerful network of more than 75 nonprofit partners. The event honored Adena Friedman, Nasdaq, and Sister Tesa Fitzgerald, Hour Children.

Sister Tesa honored with Lifetime Achievement Award
November 3, 2021

Youth INC honors Sister Tesa Fitzgerald, CSJ, with Lifetime Achievement Award at its Celebration Gala on Monday, November 8.

Youth INC to honor Adena Friedman at Celebration Gala
September 21, 2021

Youth INC to honor Adena Friedman, President and CEO of Nasdaq, with the John C. Whitehead Leadership Award at its 27th Annual Celebration Gala on Monday, November 8, 2021.

Over $2 Million Raised from Celebration Un-Gala
November 1, 2020

Celebration Un-Gala honoring Roger Ferguson, TIAA President and CEO, raised over $2.1 million. On receiving the John C. Whitehead Leadership Award, Ferguson spoke on the importance of education and his appreciation for Youth INC's work.