Inside the Clubhouse: The Virtual Lunch and Learn Academy

In response to the disruption that COVID-19 has caused to internships, budgets, jobs, and lives… The AD Club of New York’s Foundation Lunch & Learn Academy has joined forces with #SAVETHEINTERNSHIPSNY (Rebecca Rivera & Mona Gonzalez), The G.R.O.W.T.H. Initiative, MAIP, and other partners to provide an impactful internship opportunity this summer.

The program is designed to provide college juniors, seniors, and recent grads the skills, networks, and understanding needed to gain entry and succeed in the advertising, marketing, media, and PR industry.


Project Experience – Create branding solutions for a real-life non-profit client AND MORE!

Students will apply lessons taught by industry professionals to tackle a real brief for a nonprofit, cause-based client.

Weekly Webinars – UP CLOSE & PERSONAL ACCESS to Thought Leaders

o   Meet leaders and talent from all walks of the industry

Resume & Portfolio Review 

o   Receive important feedback and instruction on making your resume & portfolio stand out – thanks to our committed panel of talent recruiters and industry executives.

Industry Mentors  

o   Be encouraged and empowered – get help identifying and achieving your career goals

Virtual Recruiter Sessions

o   Develop a competitive edge – learn from talent recruiters in weekly moderated discussions and Q&A’s

Meet & Network

o   A nationwide network of students, professionals, and more!

PARTNERS – A special thanks to the G.R.O.W.T.H. Initiative, and other partners who are collaborating with us to provide your curriculum. Through the AD Club you will be able to attend offerings from each of these illustrious programs

•  100 Roses from Concrete


•  Save the Internships NY 

About the Foundation:

Since 1986, The Advertising Club of New York (ACNY) Foundation, has been dedicated to supporting and connecting advertising, marketing and media professionals along their career paths. From high school students, to the C-suite, the AD Club seeks to provide opportunities and resources to promote, attract, retain & train a workforce of professionals that reflect all communities