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When you spend a year helping students reveal their strengths, they in turn reveal yours. Apply to serve as a City Year AmeriCorps member for the 2021-2022 school year today and join a corps of over 3,000 AmeriCorps members supporting students nationwide.

The challenge

Many students lack access to learning environments and resources they need to thrive in school and in life, due to systemic inequities that disproportionately affect students of color and students growing up in low-income households.

What we do

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Support students and schools

City Year AmeriCorps members serve in schools all day, every day, preparing students with the social, emotional and academic skills and mindsets to succeed in school and in life.

Our unique approach
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Develop leaders

City Year AmeriCorps members not only make a difference in the lives of students they serve, but also acquire valuable skills that help them and prepare them to be leaders in their communities and their careers.

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Implement innovative practices

As City Year continues to innovate alongside our school and district partners, we aim to share what we are learning and contribute to a broader conversation about how to ensure equitable access to learning opportunities for all students.

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Locations

Where we serve 29 cities. 21 states. 350 schools.

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Our impact

Together, we’re creating positive, responsive and welcoming learning environments where students can thrive.

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