The Yale Club has a number of Interest Verticals that help plan the variety of events that we host for our alumni, and provide the backbone of the services that we provide to our Bay Area alumni.
Our Verticals are a great way to get involved, as you may select the topic and time commitment that best suit you. You'll join a team of alums working together to make things happen! Join us!
Our current Verticals include:
- Arts and Culture
The vertical will focus on encouraging and enabling Yale
Alums to attend a variety of art events in San Francisco and the East Bay.
Theater, opera, ballet, symphony, jazz, and other performances, as well museum
and film-related activities are some examples of the cultural events this
- Community Service
The vertical aims to engage Yale Alums in various forms of
community service including, but not limited to: Yale Day of Service,
volunteering at the SF Food Bank, and other local charitable institutions,
service fellowships, political volunteering, and education-related community
- Business / Professional Networking
The vertical will focus on forging business-focused networks
among Yale Alums, as well as on providing opportunities for their professional
development through social and educational events.
- Food / Drink
The vertical will focus on organizing and facilitating
events that expand Yale Alums' culinary horizons and allow them to enjoy good
company over good food and/or drink. These events may include tastings of
various sorts, cooking classes, food crawls, tours of breweries and wineries,
and educational food-related activities, among many others.
- Young Alum / Sports
The vertical will focus on events tailored to Young Alum
interests, as well as on organized sports events watching. Young Alum
activities such as dodgeball tournaments, happy hours, and pub crawls are some
of the many activities organized and facilitated by this vertical.
- Tech / Entrepreneurship
The vertical will focus on all tech-related and most of the
entrepreneurship-related events, including conferences, seminars, lectures,
- Health / Wellness
The vertical focuses on organizing and promoting fitness and
wellness-related events, such as yoga classes, hiking trips, healthy living workshops, among
If have any questions or are interested in helping out in one (or more) of our Verticals, please e-mail Club President Rahul Prasad at rrprasad [at] mac.com.
We love new perspectives and would welcome you as part of our team.