Silicon Valley Students Need Mentors Like You
There are a variety of reasons why at City Year, we love San José. It’s an incredible city for our AmeriCorps members to live and work in, with no shortage of great weather, good food and diverse communities.
Getting a First Chance to Code with City Year
Computer science skills are increasingly important in the workplace, but too many students don’t get a chance to learn them. That’s why Hour of Code is so important.
A City Year supporter shares her love for her hometown of Buffalo, NY
“Buffalo needs City Year, but City Year also needs Buffalo. It's not every day that you find you like-minded communities that are so evenly matched. I think it's because both want it to be better and because the youth of Buffalo are unstoppable.” Brooke Muggia shares her reflections about bringing the organization she cares about so much to her hometown.
Pi Day: Infinite Ways to Celebrate the Magic of Circles
Throughout history, the humble circle has ignited debate, inflamed passions and intrigued many brilliant minds! How, you may ask? Just take a closer look at a circle near you.
How to Get the Most Out of Career Coaching and Mentor Like a Pro
Being a good mentor is about being a good listener, while getting the most out of coaching is about knowing what you want, says a second-year City Year AmeriCorps member. Sounds easy, right?