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Join the Board of Directors

URGENT's Board of Directors is a distinguished group of leaders from various sectors who share their expertise and serve as ambassadors to the community. Being a part of our Board is a dynamic and creative learning experience that allows you to work closely with us to advance our mission. Our Advisors support URGENT by: 1) Learning about and understanding URGENT's work and impact 2) Sharing your passion for URGENT with your network , 3) Attending and bringing guests to URGENT's events and activities 4) Referring clients to URGENT for creative and design services 5) Making a financial contribution to support our programs 6) Connecting URGENT with other philanthropic individuals, corporations, and foundations. As a Director, you will be prominently listed on our website and other communication materials. We ask for a $2,500 annual contribution, which contributes to our youth development programs.

Join the Advisory Committee

Become a part of URGENT's efforts to empower and inspire the next generation of creative leaders by joining our Apprenticeship Advisory Committee. We are looking for individuals with expertise in communications/PR, marketing/social media production, strategy/management, and fundraising/resource who are passionate about film, arts, culture, education, entrepreneurship, and mentoring. As a member of the committee, you will have the opportunity to inform the training curriculum and instruction, provide specialized training, serve as a mock client, refer clients to our creative services, participate in career day, and provide feedback on apprentice work. Your skills and expertise will help take our new media arts and creative technologies apprenticeship to the next level.

Hire Our Creative Services

URGENT's creative services offer individuals and businesses the chance to collaborate with our young artists and designers to create compelling, competitive products. By hiring URGENT, our clients support our mission to empower and employ teens from under-resourced communities, while also receiving high-quality design services. We work collaboratively with professional artists and design mentors to ensure that our products meet our clients' needs and help build a more just and equitable world.

Volunteer Academic Tutors

One-on-one and small group academic tutoring is a vital part of URGENT's academic support services. Our tutoring program runs during the school year and provides critical support to our you in grades K-12 to help them achieve academic success and pursue their future goals. We welcome volunteers who are passionate about education and have the skills to tutor in various subjects. If you're interested in becoming a volunteer academic tutor, please contact us to learn more.

Volunteer STEAM/Industry Professionals

At URGENT, we believe that outside perspectives can add value to our work and offer new opportunities for learning and growth. That's why we welcome industry professionals and specialists to join us as volunteers. By sharing their expertise and technical skills, our volunteers provide vital feedback and complementary insights that help our teen interns and apprentice to develop their own creative abilities. If you have expertise in a technical field or industry, we would love to hear from you.

We Appreciate Your Support

URGENT is able to impact the lives of hundreds of teens every year thanks to the generous support of our community. Your contribution makes a difference in our ability to empower and employ young people from under-resourced communities and provide a safe space for them to learn, create, and grow. If you'd like to make a gift to URGENT, please click on the donate button below.

Ways to Donate

ONLINE: Choose to make a one-time donation or a monthly donation using the button below. ​

BY TEXT: Text 'DONATE' to 53-555 to donate. All standard carrier fees and text message charges apply.                                                                BY MAIL: URGENT, Inc. 1000 NW 1st Ave. Ste. 100 Miami, FL 33136

URGENT, Inc. is a 501 (c) (3) Miami, FL based youth and community development organization dedicated to empowering young minds to transform their communities. Guided by the principles of innovation, growth, and transformation, URGENT, Inc. sees young people as the drivers of change and works to provide empowering opportunities to create the next generation of social change agents. To learn more about Urgent, Inc., visit www.urgentinc.org. All donations are tax-deductible. FEIN: 65-0516506. URGENT, Inc. is registered with the State under the Solicitation of Contributions Act, 1991. A copy of the original registration and financial information may be obtained from the Division of Consumer Services by calling the State: 1.904.448.9000. Registration does not imply endorsement, approval, or recommendation by the State.