City Year Memphis
Memphis has a history of people standing up for what’s right. This is a city full of people committed to getting things done and has opportunities to both welcome and keep young professionals working in the city.
Miami to Memphis: a global educator
I chose to serve with City Year because I've always wanted to work with kids, but I wasn't sure in what capacity. This program is a great opportunity for me to see the needs of students, teachers, administrators, and the school district.Read the Story
The trusting relationships City Year Memphis created with AmeriCorps members and school partners led to deeper collaboration during the pandemic.Read more about Trusting relationships fuel City Year’s work in Memphis
It’s measured by un-hunching shoulders and teeth coming unclenched. It’s seen as fists coming to rest, open palmed, by the...Read more about A Surprise Starfish: Relationships Built on Social and Emotional Learning
While in college, I studied criminal justice with a specific focus on the school to prison pipeline and juvenile delinquency....Read more about City Year Memphis builds the teacher pipeline