I'm a Boss, No Distracting Me: Creative MCAS Motivation
Check out this sweet and creative video from the Staples, Inc. team proudly serving with Curley K-8 School! The video, based on the hit song "Bodak Yellow" by Card B, is meant to help students get pumped up for the MCAS (Massachusetts's elementary school standardized test.)
A Day in the Life of the Boston Civic Engagement Team
In addition to 23 school-based teams, City Year Boston also has a small, mighty team of Service Leaders, who lead service days throughout the year. Here's a day-in-the-life view of a typical service event beautifying a learning space, the Everett YMCA.
Investors Summit 2018: Building the Urban Graduation Pipeline
AmeriCorps member Aerin Marshall shares her takeaways from this two-day event of dialogue on the power of national service.
Impact Snapshot: Leadership Development
Just as City Year mentors students to become future leaders, we help our AmeriCorps members build their leadership skills.
Just Go For It: 18 Minute Networking 2018
"The top thing I learned serving with City Year was getting in the habit of surpassing my own expectations for myself every day. Every day I asked myself, and still ask myself, 'What are my goals, and how will I achieve them?'" - Alex Cooke '11, Alumni Panelist, 18 Minute Networking