Without our members, NYLCV’s work would not be possible

Whether they’re writing to state lawmakers, calling local officials, or attending our policy forums, NYLCV members help us get things done in Albany and in cities and towns all over New York. Here are some ways you can get involved to help us fight climate change, conserve land and water, and protect New Yorkers from toxic chemicals and pollution:

Join Our Membership Program 

By becoming a NYLCV member you are joining a network of thousands of New Yorkers from Long Island to Buffalo taking action and voting in support of our environment. 

When you become a member of NYLCV, you’ll gain access to:

  • Early registration for educational events, monthly Lunch & Learn webinars, and networking opportunities.
  • Invitations to advocacy days, rallies, action alerts, petitions, volunteer opportunities, and more.
  • Updates and insights on the latest environmental policies and programs.
  • Increased chances to make a difference and contribute to environmental initiatives!

To become an NYLCV member, complete one of the following:

  1. Make your voice heard for our environment and take action!

      2. Make a donation of any amount that works for you (we recommend at least $35 to ensure maximum impact!)

Sign Up for our Email List

Sign up for our email list here. Our emails will include a weekly newsletter with environmental updates across New York on Monday mornings, as well as opportunities to take action to support important environmental legislation. 

Volunteer or Intern with NYLCV

NYLCV is always on the lookout for top-notch interns and volunteers. We collaborate with high schools, colleges and graduate schools to help generate interest in the environment and encourage careers in the field. We have openings in Communications, Development, Policy and Advocacy, and Political and Civic Engagement departments.

Qualifications include interest in the environment, government, politics and advocacy; ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment; strong written and verbal communication skills; and proficiency in Word, Excel and social media. Contact NYLCV’s Senior Vice President, Josh Klainberg at jklainberg@nylcv.org with a resume introducing yourself and indicating your preferred department. Applications are taken on a rolling basis.

Donate to NYLCV

Your support helps us advance our mission to fight climate change, conserve land and water, and protect public health. Your contribution will allow us send representatives to Albany to meet with elected officials, help us us engage more New Yorkers across the state, and get our environmental message out to the media.

Join our Emerging Leaders Program

The Emerging Leaders Program is a great opportunity to connect with other early to mid-career professionals who want to make a difference for New York’s environment. Emerging Leaders at NYLCV enjoy events throughout the year, with opportunities to engage with other NYLCV members and discuss the environmental issues in New York that matter most to them.