Alumni Profile: Andrea Encarnacao Martin
From Boston to San José and back, Andrea’s inspiring journey and investment in student success is a testament to how transformative the City Year experience can be for AmeriCorps members, and how service can create positive ripples for many others.
Meet Our 2019 Comcast NBCUniversal Leadership Award Winners
For the past 30 years, City Year alumni have been making a difference in their communities long after the conclusion of their service with City Year. Since 2005, Comcast NBCUniversal has recognized 77 City Year alumni with our highest alumni recognition—the Comcast NBCUniversal Leadership Award. Read about our distinguished recipients here.
From Hawai’i to Tulsa to Teaching, a City Year AmeriCorps Member Reflects on Two Years of Service
In 2017, college senior Jessica Butay decided to accept the invitation to serve with City Year and move to Tulsa, Oklahoma—a place she’d never been. Two years later, she considers Tulsa her new home and loved her experience so much, she signed up for a second City Year. Read on to learn more about Jessica’s experience with City Year Tulsa.
Four Social Work Programs That Offer Scholarships for City Year Alumni
Many City Year AmeriCorps members continue their dedication to their community by pursuing a master’s degree in social work. Read on to learn about scholarships available to City Year alumni who are looking to advance their careers in social services.
Five Essential Budget Tips for Your Service Year
There is no one right way to budget while living on a stipend. It takes accountability, focus and planning. Here’s a few recommendations I’d like to share with incoming service members as they navigate living on a stipend.