be_ixf;ym_202008 d_03; ct_50 Learn more about City Year’s response to COVID-19

Our stories

Read a collection of stories and learn from the perspectives and experiences of our City Year Americorps members, students, partners and alumni.

Filter by
The Corps
These 9 tips + Cheez-Its = a powerful year of service
October 23, 2019

I was extremely nervous the first time I walked into the crowded and rambunctious school cafeteria to help support student…

Read the story
City Year AmeriCorps member speaking at event
The Corps
From Little Rock to the Big Apple, one City Year AmeriCorps member shares his journey
March 29, 2019

Learn about one Corps member’s ability to serve in his hometown and across the country with City Year.

Read the story
A group of students sit in their desks and listen to their teacher's lesson.
The Corps
A City Year is more than just a gap year
January 29, 2019

Alum Claire Dempsey shares her experience of taking a gap year before college to do City Year.

Read the story
National Strategic Partners
  • AbbVie logo
  • AT&T logo
  • Comcast NBC/ Universal logo
  • CSX logo
  • Deloitte logo
  • New York Life Foundation logo
  • Pepsico logo
  • Red Nose Day logo
National Partners
  • Aramark logo
  • Bank of America logo
  • Bain Capital logo
  • Celanese logo
  • NFL Inspire Change logo
  • Santander logo