NEW YORK ASSOCIATION
We look forward to continuing Book Club meetings in September!
We look forward to sharing the latest information regarding COVID on Sunday, June 27th at 1PM EDT.
This session will feature a panel of womxn to speak about the challenges they have disproportionately faced during the pandemic.
Congratulations to the new Vice Chair of Marketing and Communications, Lexi Eisert, and the new Vice Chair of Events, David Zarowin!
Many thanks to the more than 90 PBKNY members who completed our Annual Programming Survey! These results will be incredibly useful as we develop programming for the Fall and Summer.
Three randomly selected winners of Phi Beta Kappa's Key Collection merchandise will be announced in the upcoming May / June Newsletter and will have their choice of a Hat, Coffee Mug, or Water Bottle!
PBKNY COVID-19 Relief Initiative
Do you have questions regarding the status of the COVID-19 pandemic, variants, or vaccines? Please click the image below to view our presentation from COVID-sations, an information session we hosted on Sunday, April 18th. We look forward to an updated COVID-sations event in June.
“The difference between the almost right word and the right word is really a large matter. ’tis the difference between the lightning bug and the lightning.”
On January 7, 2021, Members of The Board of Directors of The Phi Beta Kappa New York Association released a statement regarding the political violence in Washington, D.C. Please see the attached statement to the left.
"We stand united with members of the Asian-American and Pacific Islander community, and all those who experience prejudice, hate crimes, terror, and threats."
On March 19, 2021, Members of The Board of Directors of The Phi Beta Kappa New York Association released a statement condemning bigotry and racist attacks in the wake of the murders in Atlanta. Please see the statement to the left, which includes readings and resources.
Vaccination Registration, Volunteer Opportunity, and Pandemic Assistance
At this point, eligible New Yorkers can walk into NYC or New York State Mass Vaccination sites to get the COVID-19 vaccine. Some pharmacies still require appointments. If you have questions about the vaccine or need assistance scheduling a vaccination date, we can help. The PBKNY Young Professionals launched a COVID-19 initiative that will pair volunteers with eligible members who have questions or wish to schedule a vaccine date.
If you are a PBKNY member who needs vaccine registering assistance:
If you would like to be paired with a YP member who will give you information on walk-in vaccination sites or who will guide you through the process of securing a vaccination date, register here.
If you are a YP and/or PBKNY member interested in volunteering:
Register here to become a volunteer!
If you are a PBKNY member who requires any additional COVID-19 related assistance:
We want to hear how we can best support our members! Do you need assistance getting groceries, learning to use Zoom, alleviating social isolation, or anything else? Register here to let us know.