Read a collection of stories and learn from the perspectives and experiences of our City Year Americorps members, students, partners and alumni.
City Year Community School Director 101October 23, 2019
The Community School model positions schools as resource hubs for neighborhoods.
These 9 tips + Cheez-Its = a powerful year of service
I was extremely nervous the first time I walked into the crowded and rambunctious school cafeteria to help support student…
Getting a first chance to code with City YearMarch 21, 2019
It’s a wintry, late afternoon in the Bronx, and teachers and students stream outside into the cold air at the…
Why we love NYCFebruary 14, 2019
We know that all students can succeed, but resources and opportunity are not always distributed equally. City Year New York…
A City Year is more than just a gap yearJanuary 29, 2019
Alum Claire Dempsey shares her experience of taking a gap year before college to do City Year.