Our Corps

Highly Skilled Near-Peer mentors

This year, City Year Kansas City is deploying 50 idealistic AmeriCorps members into five urban Kansas City schools to make a positive impact in the lives of KC students.

Our Impact

Measured Success

City Year Kansas City launched in August 2015 serving in two urban schools (Central Middle School of the Kansas City Public School District and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Charter School) with 16 AmeriCorps members.This year, the corps has grown to 50 AmeriCorps members, and positively impacts three additional KCPS campuses: Central Academy of Excellence, Northeast Middle School, and Northeast High School.

Support Us

Make an impact today

When you support City Year, we’ll use your help to put more AmeriCorps members into more schools nationwide – which helps more students and schools succeed. By 2023, we aspire to serve 1 million students per day, in over 1,200 schools nationwide, something that’s only possible with the continued support of our donors and partners.

In The News

Read what others are saying

City Year is making headlines for our work within the schools and communities where we serve. Here you can read what others have to say about us on a local and national level, and how we are impacting lives in the classroom and beyond.