“We are thrilled to bring this proven national model to schools in our home region and look forward to engaging the time and talent of Celanese employees to make a difference with our community,” Celanese Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Mark Rohr. 

Through a commitment to improving the quality of life for people around the world, the Celanese Foundation is supporting City Year to improve the educational outcomes for students. The Celanese Foundation is sponsoring a local City Year AmeriCorps team in Dallas to make an impact for students by investing their time, resources and talent. The Celanese Foundation will leverage the expertise of its employees to support leadership and professional development for City Year AmeriCorps members through mentorship and high-impact service projects to help transform schools. The Celanese Foundation also played a key role in engaging local public and private stakeholders to help bring City Year to Dallas.