Like Mother, Like Daughter
City Year Milwaukee AmeriCorps member, Tessa Rhodes, grew up in a family of educators and quickly developed a love of education at an early age. Read on to learn more about Tessa's relationship with teaching, and her plans to one day have her own classroom.
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.
5 Important Lessons from a Second Year Student Success Coach
"My students are the biggest contributors to why I chose to come back this year as a Second Year City Year Student Success Coach. I built relationships with them that I'll hold close to my heart for the rest of my life." Read on to learn more about Alexis Jefferson, and read about the powerful lessons she learned during her first service year!
Meet the Team Leaders: Deja & Elena
"As a product of the Milwaukee Public School system, the call to return back to my foundation is one I am proud to answer. I am honored to represent this organization and the work that we do for our students."- Deja Garner Read more about why our Team Leaders, Elena and Deja chose to do a second year of service with City Year Milwaukee.
Meet the Team Leaders: Jeesenia, Amanda, & Joshua
Our Team Leaders are excited for the rest of the year! Learn more about our Team Leaders, Jeesenia, Amanda, and Joshua, and discover why they chose to do a second year of service.