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.
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
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
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.Our alumni
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.Read more
Our Whole School Whole Child approach provides academic and social-emotional supports to thousands of students attending more than 300 high-need...Read more about A holistic approach to student success
City Year AmeriCorps members have been making the transition to virtual service since March. Read about this City Year Cleveland...Read more about How one City Year team performs virtual service
If you are a recent high school graduate or a current college student unsure what to do this fall, City...Read more about City Year offers a fantastic gap year experience