Thursday, December 20, 2018

Clarke Street Dream Team: Meet Principal Shunda Davis and Assisant Principal Erika Minzlaff

"Clarke Street School and I are so fortunate to have two amazing leaders to look up to each day, modeling that strength, compassion, flexibility, and order, are all simultaneously possible. Thank you, Ms. Davis and Ms. Minzlaff for your commitment to this school and each and every one of the scholars who attend it!" Read on to learn more about Principal Shunda Davis and Assisant Principal Erika Minzlaff and how they powerfully lead Clarke Street School.

Thursday, December 20, 2018

City Year Milwaukee Staff Spotlight: Meet Jouri Frank

"Service has always been a part of my life since I was a little kid. The moment City Year came into my life was when I was finishing my MBA and I had given several years to student affairs. I was looking to come back to my home and give back to my community. Then when I got here, I felt like I was home" Read on to learn more about Jouri, and discover why she's passionate about service!

Thursday, December 20, 2018

5 Things I Learned During My 1st year of Service with City Year Milwaukee

"My first service year was filled with tons of growth, finding myself as a black woman and learning from everyone around me."-Uniqua Adams, Team Leader on the Brewers Community Foundation team proudly serving at Roosevelt Middle School of the Arts. During her first year of service, Uniqua learned many important lessons, but there are 5 things that stick with her today! Read on to discover the valuable lessons she learned while serving at City Year Milwaukee.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Why I Serve in the City that Raised Me

Meet Fernie Torres, a City Year Milwaukee Student Success Coach proudly serving on the Julia A. Uihlein team at Alexander Mitchell Integrated Arts School. Fernie Torres spoke at our site's first annual, Impact & Eggs event, and shared about her service year with the community. Read on to learn more about why Fernie decided to do a year of service, and how her students continues to motivate her every day.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Alumni Spotlight: Meet Andy Reza

"Through City Year, I was able to develop and hone my leadership abilities to become who I am today. I believe that my ability to maintain flexibility during stressful situations, make sound, objective decisions, speak in front of a crowd, and plan large-scale events all stem from my time at City Year. All of these skills better my ability to lead in my current position, but they also help me believe that I can achieve my goals for the future." Read on to learn more about Andy Reza, a proud CIty Year Milwaukee, founding corps alumni!