Furnishing Your Apartment on a Budget
Settling into your new apartment? Check out these tips on how to build a humble abode on the City Year stipend.
Tips and Tools for a Successful Year of Service with City Year Kansas City
Take a look at some advice, tips and skills offered by City Year AmeriCorps currently serving in Kansas City and across the United States about how to make your time with City Year count—for you, your team and your students.
Five Ways We Celebrated City Year AmeriCorps Member Appreciation Month
Serving 1,700 hours is no small feat. That’s why we celebrate City Year AmeriCorps Member Appreciation month and recognize the impact each corps member is making every day in the classroom. This year, sites across the network came together to show our corps our thanks.
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.
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.