We are proud to announce that the NYC Leadership Academy (NYCLA) has been named 5th in the Leadership 500 Awards annual ranking of nonprofit organizations. NYCLA has received the outstanding recognition of being ranked among the top 10 organizations for six consecutive years. Our consistent high ranking is a testament to the sustained impact of our organization’s work on behalf of students in 26 states.

The Leadership 500 Awards are an annual ranking of more than 1,200 nonprofit and for profit organizations that are committed to leadership development. The criteria considered include demonstration of a clear vision, measurable outcomes, and breadth of impact. The NYC Leadership Academy distinguished itself through each of these.

This honor reflects the collective and individual commitment of everyone at NYCLA. Thank you for your passion and continued focus on our mission — to create equity in education and foster student success.