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Our stories

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.

Latest stories

City Year Columbus alum Alen Amimi stands in a group hug with his teammates

Our Alumni

#cyhead2toe: Alums reflect on a decade of service

January 8th, 2020

we invited several members of our 32,000+ alumni community to share short uniform stories that explore the power and potential…

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City Year AmeriCorps member STEM afterschool program

The Corps

Students learn the fun of engineering after school

January 7th, 2020

Ben came to his service with a passion for engineering. Read more to see how he shared this with his…

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A team of City Year AmeriCorps members raise their hands at the end of a team huddle

Benefits & Resources

4 tips to help your mid-year move

January 2nd, 2020

Congratulations on starting your City Year journey! As a mid-year AmeriCorps member who begins service in the middle of the…

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City Year AmeriCorps member high five with student

The Corps

5 ways to describe your City Year journey to your family

December 18th, 2019

Your City Year service journey can be hard to describe. Check out these tips for describing your service to friends…

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Students and AmeriCorps member

Education

Advancing equity and social-emotional learning through relationships

December 17th, 2019

City Year and Search Institute have been working together since 2017 to explore how City Year AmeriCorps members in Columbus,…

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City Year AmeriCorps members facilitate Hour of Code for students

Education

City Year shares the adventure of coding through Hour of Code

December 10th, 2019

City Year, Hour of Code and digital learning opportunities City Year is sharing fun and engaging Hour of Code activities…

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Local stories

Our Alumni

#cyhead2toe: Alums reflect on a decade of service

we invited several members of our 32,000+ alumni community to share short uniform stories that explore the power and potential...

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Benefits & Resources

Baton Rouge needs mentors like you

Baton Rouge, the capital of Louisiana, has it all--a thriving music scene, unique food culture, festivals and so much more!

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Our Alumni

From City Year Baton Rouge to City Year Buffalo

Where I am today began with an idea of a year of service from an unlikely place.

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The Corps

5 things AmeriCorps members should expect from City Year

City Year is one of those experiences where you get what out you put in. Carnisha Tassin shares her experience

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