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City Year history and values

City Year was founded in 1988 as a national service program to unite young adults from diverse backgrounds for a demanding year of full-time community service. City Year has grown from 50 corps members in Boston to more than 3,000 members serving in 29 US cities, as well as in South Africa and the UK.  

City Year’s core values represent the deepest beliefs and highest aspirations of our organization and our mission.

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This group of renowned and talented professionals are dedicated to advancing the vision and mission of City Year.

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Our national board of trustees is committed to building stronger communities by supporting local schools and helping our AmeriCorps members...

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Our corporate partners play a critical role at City Year by supporting us with their time, expertise and resources.

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National Strategic Partners
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