Programs

Below is a comprehensive list of active programs that run through Dwight Hall. Programs can be searched by name, cause, or type of service.

Overview Mission
Yale Refugee Project

Migration Alliance at Yale

Children & Youth
Human Rights
Immigrants & Refugees
International Affairs
Direct Service
Fundraising and Financial Support
Advocacy and Education
Join anytime!

The Migration Alliance at Yale is an organization of undergraduate students passionately devoted to aiding refugees and forced migrants, both through programming for young adult refugees resettled in Greater New Haven and through advocacy.

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Mind Matters

Mind Matters

Health & Medicine
Advocacy and Education
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Mind Matters is a student organization that hopes to raise awareness about mental health issues in the Yale community. We encourage dialogue on mental health while directing students to Yale’s advising resources should they be in need of help.

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Moneythink

Education & Literacy
Open

Moneythink’s mission is to restore the economic health of the United States through teaching high school students how to navigate their own personal finances and the financial system of the U.S.

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Music makers

Arts & Culture
Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Open

Music Makers aims to connect Yale student musicians with the New Haven community, by teaching music at children’s organizations and organizing performances by groups of Yale student musician volunteers at retirement communities, nursing homes, hospice, open-air locations, and other spaces in the community where music can be uplifting and helpful.

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New Haven Interns

Direct Service
Fundraising and Financial Support
Management, Administrative & Technical Support
Closed

New Haven Interns is meant to reduce barriers for traditionally underrepresented community organizations to work with Yale undergraduate students.

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New Haven REACH

New Haven REACH

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Employment & Job Training
Racial Inequality
Direct Service
Join anytime!
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New Haven Urban Debate League

Education & Literacy
Children & Youth
Direct Service
Join anytime!

New Haven Urban Debate League (UDL) is a consortium of high school parliamentary debate teams in the New Haven area. UDL is a student organization at Yale.

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PALS Tutoring and Mentoring

PALS Tutoring and Mentoring

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Direct Service
Join anytime!

PALS is a tutoring and mentoring group that allows Yale students to develop one-on-one relationships with children from the New Haven area. At PALS, they make learning fun through educational games, scavenger hunts, and field trips. Every Saturday from 12 noon to 2 p.m., tutors and kids make progress in various subjects and build a connection that can last throughout the year and longer. PALS is a great way to get involved in the New Haven community and to meet other Yale students with similar aims.

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Peace Initiative (DHPI)

Human Rights
Immigrants & Refugees
International Affairs
Fundraising and Financial Support
Research & Policy Analysis
Advocacy and Education
Open

To promote and support humanitarian and anti-war activism, research on our country’s role in foreign conflicts, hold peace campaigns in New Haven, and fundraise for global relief efforts.

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Period. at Yale: A Student Organization

Health & Medicine
Human Rights
Women's Rights
Open

Our mission is to partner with the New Haven community to combat period poverty, and provide menstrual health management and education where needed. We also strive to advocate and work within the Yale community to supplement access to menstrual products and to break down barriers that keep menstruation stigmatized.

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