Tips and Tricks for a Great Application
Today is the day! For all of you interested in serving with City Year finish up your applications and “Submit” before midnight on September 30th.
From Law School to Middle School
"I had always imagined that I would take on the fight for social justice in the courtroom. City Year showed me there are many ways to be a part of the movement for social justice; it helped me see that success looks different for everyone," AmeriCorps Member Emily Murray tells her journey to City Year.
Comcast and NBCUniversal Help Welcome New Corps and City Year Tulsa
As the national sponsor of all 25 City Year Opening Day ceremonies, Comcast and NBCUniversal’s support is key to making these days a celebration of idealism and commitment to keeping students in school and on track to succeed.
Making a Difference to That One: A story of service shared between a mother and her daughter.
Sheba Lindsey served with City Year Chicago as an AmeriCorps member during the 1995-1996 service year. Now, her daughter DuVonna Haynes is carrying on that tradition of service nearly twenty years later. Sheba attended City Year Chicago’s Opening Day Ceremony to pass on her red jacket to her daughter as she starts her year of service at Kelvyn Park High School in Chicago’s Hermosa neighborhood.
City Year celebrates AmeriCorps
We were excited to celebrate its extraordinary impact over the last 20 years on Friday, September 12, 2014 at locations across the nation and in Washington, DC. We look forward to another 20 years of even greater impact and growth.