Young Professionals Committee (YPC)

Christodora’s YPC Brings Together a Vibrant Community who:

  • Care about education and the environment and want to make a difference in young people’s lives in NYC;
  • Enjoy participating in Christodora’s events;
  • Are seeking to experience nature with other young professionals in unique ways: hikes, bike rides, runs and races, nature exhibits, and outdoor music festivals!

How to Get Involved:

  • For more details, or to RSVP for an upcoming event, please e-mail YPC Co-Chairs Emily Manice & Tara Vohra at
  • Check out our page on Facebook

Upcoming Events:

  • April 22nd (Wednesday) – Earth Day Planting Activity (4:30pm) and Happy Hour (6:30pm) with YPC Partner Biobus

Join YPC Partner Biobus for Earth Day related fun.  Afterwards we’ll head to a happy hour at The Wayland to mix and mingle!

  • May 16th (Saturday), Rain Date May 17th (Sunday) – Central Park Birdwatching (10am) with Pamela Manice

Join the YPC, Christodora students, and Christodora’s Board President for a morning of education and fun.  Meet at the Park entrance at 80th St and 5th Ave, by the bear statues.  Afterwards, join us for lunch in the park!

  • May 30th (Saturday) – Trip to the Bronx Zoo with Christodora Students

Check Back for More Details on our Summer and Fall Events:

Photos From Past Events

Photo by Rebecca Castillo []

Co-Chair Emily Manice with Honoree Madison Payton

Christine Layng and Tara Vohra at our 2013 YPC Gala After Party
Eliza and Laurie at the Bronx River Canoe Relay