• Community Outreach

    "I believe it is important for us to understand the challenges the people in our community face, and to find ways to raise awareness about these issues." - Allyssa Antunes

  • Steering Committee

    Join the Steering Committee to learn more about FLY and plan programming for other Yale staff members.

  • Opportunities with FLY

    View our events calendar for opportunities with Professional Development, Mentorship, Social Networking, and more.

  • Spotlights on Staff Members

    Get to know real staff members at Yale and see where your career can take you.


Future Leaders of Yale (FLY) provides a voice, resources, and support for Yale staff members in the early stages of their career who seek to develop and strengthen their impact at Yale. Through networking, professional development, mentorship, and encouraging career advancement, we are committed to supporting the recruitment, retention, and advancement of qualified professionals within Yale. By doing so, FLY will contribute to the longevity, strength, and value of the University as well as the greater New Haven community.


Volunteer Image
December 31, 2021
Interested in volunteering in the community? There are many remote and in-person volunteer opportunities in the New Haven area and around Connecticut. Volunteering is a great...
Women Of The Village Photo
July 31, 2021
Women of the Village is a nonprofit organization that was founded by the goodwill of three women: Andrea Mastriano, Sharon Widely Dash Stevens, and Ann Margaret Gainey in...
Newborns In Need Flyer
July 15, 2021
After a yearlong postponement due to the COVID-19 pandemic and a shift to an all-virtual setup, Yale School of Nursing’s (YSN) annual Newborns in Need initiative raised more...
Downtown Evening Soup Kitchen Photo
June 30, 2021
This spring, Downtown Evening Soup Kitchen (DESK) took a bold and unprecedented step by opening the first Downtown Drop-in & Resource Center in New Haven! To support this...
Downtown Evening Soup Kitchen Photo
June 30, 2021
FLY’s Volunteer Organization for the month of June is the Downtown Evening Soup Kitchen (DESK), the only drop-in and resource center in downtown New Haven. DESK serves people...
FLY Recognition Awards - 2021 Honorees
June 22, 2021
On Friday, June 18, the Future Leaders of Yale (FLY) held an award ceremony to honor the five recipients of the 2021 FLY Recognition Awards: Amy Kundrat, Advocate for Early...