Friday, March 22, 2019

Service Continues in Orlando for City Year Alumni

This January, a group of City Year alumni, including City Year’s national alumni advisory board co-chairs Nellie Tsai (San Jose/ Silicon Valley ’05, ’06) and Stef Vestal (Providence ’06, Washington, DC ’07) participated in the 13th-annual alumni service weekend in Orlando, Florida. While Orlando’s warm and sunny location was certainly a draw when deciding the location of this year’s trip, being of service remained the driving factor for the alumni.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

What Do City Year AmeriCorps Members Do? Run Afterschool Programs

Our day doesn’t end when the final school bell rings. The afterschool program space allows us to deepen our relationship and offers additional, enriching learning spaces with our students. Year San José alumnae Kailey Rawston and Liza Flores share how they managed afterschool time and creatively engaged 100 students.

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

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.

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Real Talk: How to Live on the City Year Stipend

Ever think about what it’s like to live on a stipend? In this Q&A, one AmeriCorps member gets real about budgeting and shares the money saving tips and tricks that helped him get through his year of service.

Monday, February 4, 2019

Five Things We Love About Living in Buffalo

In the fall of 2018, we launched our 29th US site! City Year Buffalo is now recruiting AmeriCorps members to serve in the 2019-2020 school year, and if you’ve never considered moving to The City of Light, read on to learn why you should think about joining the City Year Buffalo team.