Connecting UN Delegates & their Families

to New York since 1954


The Hospitality Committee for United Nations Delegations

Over 65 years in operation, the Hospitality Committee is a volunteer-run 501(c)(3) non-profit organization providing United Nations delegates and their families with programs, events, classes, and opportunities to build relationships as well as helping them gain a broader insight into our country and their host city of New York.  

The UN brings countries together;

the HCUND brings people together


Save the Date:  The HCUND annual AMBASSADORS’ BALL benefit will be Friday, 22 November, 2024, at 7:00 P.M. at the Metropolitan Club.  We are celebrating our 70th Anniversary! _______________________________________

Please refer to our Program Calendar and contact us at register for programs.


English Classes – Fall Semester

  • Advanced English Conversation and Film Discussion, 29 Feb. – 18 Apr, Thursday mornings. See poster for more information.



We offer dozens of monthly activities open to UN delegates and their families, plus two annual Welcome Events for new arrivals.



Explore shared interests and develop new friendships through our clubs and parent-child playgroup.



Advanced English Conversation Group

HCUND has provided English language classes for United Nations delegates and their families for more than thirty years. 

Currently, we are offering Advanced English conversation and Film Discussion Group with Dr. Roberta Seret.

Spring Semester: 29 February – 18 April, 2024 

Special Events


From welcome gatherings for newly arrived UN Delegates and their spouse to annual benefit and primary fundraiser events, there are many occasions throughout the year for members to meet up and be part of the HCUND and its diplomatic and business communities in New York.



Find out insider tips and useful UN & NYC resources