City Year Chicago
The heartbeat of the Midwest, Chicago neighborhoods are filled with young professionals. AmeriCorps members here are even more inspired to help their students build on their strengths, take risks in learning and feel connected to their schools.
This Veteran's Day, more than 150 City Year Chicago AmeriCorps members packaged hygiene kits for veterans that included personalized letters.Read more about Over 150 AmeriCorps members honor veterans with care kits
Several events took place in the Chicago area Monday to recognize Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on the federal holiday...Read more about Events Across Chicago Honor Martin Luther King Jr. [NBC Chicago]
More than 600 volunteers filled the halls of Robert Nathaniel Dett Elementary School on Monday building cubbies and shelves and...Read more about Instead of taking the day off, volunteers join in MLK Day of Service to honor King’s legacy [Chicago Tribune]
Gov. JB Pritzker was among hundreds of volunteers who donated the time for City Year Chicago’s annual Martin Luther king...Read more about Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Annual Scholarship Breakfast, Day Of Service Honor Civil Rights Leader’s Legacy [CBS Chicago]