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



We are back to running in-person programs and our office is open Monday-Thursday 10am-5pm.

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

During this time, we have taken this opportunity to revise and update our website.

English Classes – Fall Semester

  • Speak English at The English Language School, 12 Sep – 21 Dec, Monday & Wednesday.              See poster for more information.
  • Advanced English Conversation and Film Discussion, 22 Sep – 22 Dec, 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.



English Classes

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

Classes offered include Advanced Beginner, Advanced, English Conversation, and Film Discussion.

Fall Semester: Sep 8 – Dec 22, 2021 

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