City Year leverages powerful collaborations to extend its impact for its students and AmeriCorps members:

United Way of Greater Cleveland

City Year Cleveland has recently been honored with a transformational investment by United Way for the 2014-2015 school year to significantly improve daily attendance in its partnering CMSD schools.


A City Year national sponsor, in Cleveland Deloitte employees lead trainings and take part in AmeriCorps members’ leadership development days, and mentor senior (2nd year team leader) AmeriCorps members.

The Higher Education Compact of Greater Cleveland

City Year is a Compact Partner with Northeast Ohio area colleges and universities, local government and numerous other education nonprofits to advance college attainment and retention for Cleveland’s youth.

The Slavic Village P-16 Initiative

City Year is an active member supporting P-16’s goals to remove barriers to education and promote educational excellence and involved parents. As a presence in Slavic Village at Mound STEM Elementary and John Adams High School, City Year also performs service projects with Slavic Village Development, Boys and Girls Clubs of Cleveland, and over 20 other neighborhood partners.

The Cleveland Central Promise Neighborhood Initiative

City Year is a “Promise Partner” and currently serves in Central’s Alfred A. Benesch Elementary and East Tech High School, supporting the initiative’s goals to benefit youth and children, and transform the community.