Tuesday, July 2, 2019

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.

Thursday, June 27, 2019

National Service Drives Our Nation Forward: Q&A with Michael Brown and David L. Cohen

City Year CEO and Co-Founder Michael Brown spoke with David L. Cohen, Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer of Comcast Corp. and co-chair of City Year’s national Board of Trustees, about their longstanding partnership and shared reflections on the power of national service to tackle society’s biggest challenges.

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

For 30 Years, City Year's Alumni Have Made a Difference

Every year, we ask our alumni to come together for Strong Circle day—a day of alumni giving and a day to reflect and share stories about their service. Read on to learn how you can contribute this Strong Circle Day.

Thursday, June 20, 2019

Accelerating Equitable Progress to Improve Graduation Rates

As the school year draws to a close, we are encouraged by the results from the 2019 Building a Grad Nation report that shows the graduation rate is at an all-time high. However, we know there is more work to be done, specifically to close the equity gaps between students of color, low-income students, and their white and higher-income peers.

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

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.