Mentoring in Schools Is a Two-Way Street
Justin sees his journey towards his current role as coming full circle from his days at City Year. He says the relationships he formed as an AmeriCorps member have helped him guide the students he works with each day.
Making Sense Out of Math with Games, Competition and ‘Growth Mindset’
Everyone wins when students become fiercer competitors at games that test their math abilities.
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.