Monday, January 7, 2019

5 Fun Things to do in Milwaukee During the Winter

Need to defeat the Milwaukee Winter blues? Read on to find fun things to do in Milwaukee during the Wintertime!

Thursday, January 3, 2019

5 Lessons We Learned from Our Students

Throughout the year, the Julia A. Uihlein Team at Alexander Mitchell Integrated Arts School has learned many valuable lessons and advice from their students! Read on to learn more about how one student taught her City Year the importance of finding joy in every day.

Friday, December 21, 2018

Belief in the Power of Young People

"I have made it my personal goal to work hard each day to instill in their minds that no matter what anybody says, their minds are powerful, their personalities are unique, and each and every one of their dreams is accomplishable." -Tommy Molina, City Year Milwaukee AmeriCorps member. Continue reading to discover what the City Year value, "belief in the power of young people" means to Tommy, and how it impacts his service.

Friday, December 21, 2018

Great Eats in Milwaukee!

Deja Garner, Team Leader on the United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County Team at James Madison Academic Campus reviews her favorite restaurants in Milwaukee! Read on to learn the restaurants she recommends trying on your next trip to Milwaukee!

Friday, December 21, 2018

City Year Culture at a Glance: Positive-Can-Do-Attitude

"It is very easy to let the losses take over, but to choose to focus on the successes is where practice of a positive-can-do-attitude takes place. By choosing to let the wins, no matter how small, shine through I was able to have a more joy-filled service day."- Halina Sims, Team Leader on the South Division High School Team. Read on to discover why having a can-do-attitude is an important part of service!