City Year Jacksonville
A big city with a small-town vibe and Southern charm, Jacksonville is a friendly and welcoming city that embraces change and newcomers. Together, we work alongside teachers, principals and community partners to support students in our public schools.
Seven cities where you can make a difference to students
City Year Jacksonville AmeriCorps members currently work with 7,000 students in need of extra support and resources in order to stay on track and graduate on time.Read the Story
“I know what it felt like to get left behind,” says Colby, a Service Leader serving his second year with...Read more about From City Year Student to AmeriCorps Member
City Year Jacksonville Alum, Chelsea Sanders, is now a teacher at the same school she served in. Read how she...Read more about Back to School with Positivity, Change and Solutions
Working in schools can push you to a breaking point, but there will be progress.Read more about The Reality of Service and Student Progress
Alum, Emily Wasek, shares when she knew she was responsible for great change in her students' lives.Read more about Closure to my Service Year in the Form of Popcorn Chicken