be_ixf;ym_202404 d_13; ct_50 YES! I want to make a difference TODAY!

Choosing where to apply

Each location offers City Year AmeriCorps members different types of experiences. First, explore our local benefits and determine what might be a good fit for you. Then, consider which application approach is best for you. You can apply to a site, a region or to serve where most needed.

  • Apply to a specific site

You can choose your top location of interest as well as up to three additional locations on the application. Applicants with relocation concerns are encouraged to consider our site-specific application options.

  • Apply to a region

If you apply to a region, you are willing and able to serve at any of City Year’s sites within that region. Qualified applicants will be invited to interview with one of the sites within your selected region.

  • Apply to serve where you’re most needed

If you apply to serve where you’re most needed, you are willing and able to be placed at any of City Year’s 29 sites across the country. Qualified applicants will be invited to interview at the site most in need when you submit.

29 locations. 22 states.

Discover cities across the U.S. where you could launch your career.

Explore our locations Start application

Our stories


In 2022, City Year, in partnership with Rick Cavender and  Harvey Najim, introduced our annual Bridge Builder Award which is...

Read more about City Year San Antonio | Bridge Builder Awardees
The Corps

In recognition of Financial Literacy Month, City Year AmeriCorps members are exploring the importance of financial literacy for young people’s...

Read more about Understanding the importance of equitable access to financial literacy
The Corps

If you speak with an HBCU alum about their experience, you’ll quickly learn that service to the community is one...

Read more about Diversity, leadership and community: reflections of an HBCU alum
The Corps

Do you know about the vibrant city of Kansas City and the incredible opportunities it offers to City Year AmeriCorps...

Read more about Seven reasons to serve with City Year Kansas City
National Strategic Partners
National Partners