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Read our stories about City Year AmeriCorps members and their students, alums and partners and learn more about our work in schools to support student success and advance educational equity.

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City Year AmeriCorps morning greeting
Education June 15th, 2021

As an organization that’s trying to shift to more asset-based language and better honor and celebrate the students and schools…

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City Year Memphis morning greeting for students
Education June 1st, 2021

The trusting relationships City Year Memphis created with AmeriCorps members and school partners led to deeper collaboration during the pandemic.

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City Year member and students playing word games
Education May 27th, 2021

Working with partners to design equitable learning environments is an important part of City Year’s innovation and school design efforts.

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City Year AmeriCorps members ready to work with students
Equity May 24th, 2021

Get ready to put your digital #NosesOn to help Red Nose Day raise funds that support students, teachers and AmeriCorps…

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City Year student learning pencil and paper
Education May 19th, 2021

Three immediate things we can do to help students and teachers

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The Corps May 15th, 2021

Here are four ways we work to support City Year AmeriCorps member wellbeing and mental health during their service year…

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

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In Chinese culture each year corresponds with twelve animals on the Chinese calendar, almost like a mascot for the year....

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