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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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An AmeriCorps member watches students board school buses
Benefits & Resources January 18th, 2022

Not all cities have robust public transit systems, so it may be best to commute by car for some sites….

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City Year literacy
Benefits & Resources January 11th, 2022

Help students recovering from pandemic-related disruptions gain confidence in their reading and writing skills.

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City Year member and student at school
Benefits & Resources January 4th, 2022

Before you begin your City Year application, check out these tips to help you ace your short answer questions!

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City Year AmeriCorps member on busy city street
Benefits & Resources December 28th, 2021

You won’t need a car to serve in one of these cities! Here are four sites that offer free public…

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City Year AmeriCorps member service volunteer teaching
Benefits & Resources December 21st, 2021

Did you know that one of the key benefits AmeriCorps members receive is access to the Segal Education Award to…

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City Year Boston Alum now teaching in boston
Our Alumni December 13th, 2021

As a Black male educator, Kevin Dua is both setting an example and expanding the minds of the students he…

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