Monday, January 15, 2018

Celebrating MLK: The Purpose of Service

Our AmeriCorps members understand the importance and purpose of national service. Read to learn what service means for one City Year Columbus AmeriCorps member and how it has affected and improved their relationship with the community where they grew up.

Monday, December 4, 2017

'Tis The Season of Giving

Read more from AmeriCorps member, Katarina Kucinic, about the importance of a donation.

Monday, November 6, 2017

What I'm Thankful For: Family

Read more from AmeriCorps member Richard Lucas Slusher about what he's thankful for during this holiday season.

Monday, May 15, 2017

Starfish Story

Things have certainly not been easy for J. His grades aren’t great and his relationship with teachers and administration is rocky. But he knows that with me he is able to open up and express himself, even when it seems like no one else is there for him. It fills my heart with joy to know that this boy knows that, as his mentor, I am always his advocate.

Monday, April 24, 2017

Why Join City Year

When I joined City Year, I truthfully had no idea what I was getting myself into. I figured I would go into the school, bond with some students, be challenged and come out simply a better person...