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Read a collection of stories and learn from the perspectives and experiences of our City Year Americorps members, students, partners and alumni.

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The Corps
Resources to support the mental health and well-being of our Corps
May 14, 2020

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Here are four ways we work to support AmeriCorps member wellbeing.

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Benefits & Resources
Strengthening your job application
May 7, 2020

Read our Talent Acquisition team’s top six tips on crafting a great cover letter, resume, and application for positions across…

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The Corps
Building new partnerships in a school
April 28, 2020

Serving as an AmeriCorps member in a school that is new to City Year can be both challenging and empowering….

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Our Impact
Helpful resources to support students during COVID-19
April 24, 2020

With so many online resources how do you find the best ones for your students? City Year created, vetted, and…

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The Corps
Prepare for the career you want through service
April 21, 2020

Wondering how City Year can help you grow professionally? Read on to learn how service can help jumpstart your career.

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City Year to Medical school
The Corps
How City Year inspired this alum’s medical career
April 14, 2020

Thinking about applying to medical school? Read on to learn how City Year can make you a competitive candidate.

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City Year AmeriCorps still in this together
The Corps
Finding new ways to serve during COVID-19
April 10, 2020

City Year and our district partners are finding new ways to support students, teachers and classrooms while also continuing their…

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City Year AmeriCorps member tutoring students in ELA
The Corps
How will COVID-19 affect my City Year application?
April 8, 2020

One thing in this uncertain time is certain: City Year AmeriCorps members will be there, for our students and our…

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City Year AmeriCorps in school service
The Corps
National service can help young people find jobs
April 7, 2020

National service will be more important than ever for young people navigating an unstable labor market caused by the pandemic.

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Education
A holistic approach to student success
April 6, 2020

Our Whole School Whole Child approach provides academic and social-emotional supports to thousands of students attending more than 300 high-need…

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The Corps
Three amazing ways to support AmeriCorps members
March 31, 2020

Consider serving with City Year Baton Rouge! Here are three ways they work to support AmeriCorps members through their year…

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City Year Milwaukee AmeriCorps members at Opening Day in September, 2019
Our Impact
A Day in the Life of Virtual Service
March 27, 2020

Team Leader, Mina Raj, shares more about her experience serving virtually and shares more insight on what a “day in…

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National Strategic Partners
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National Partners
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  • Bain Capital logo
  • Celanese logo
  • NFL Inspire Change logo
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