Back to School Service Day at Clarke Street School
On Friday, August 23rd, City Year Milwaukee AmeriCorps members, staff, alumni and Kohl's Cares volunteers participated in our annual Back to School Service Day. This year, we were excited for the service day to take place at one of our very own partner schools, Clarke Street School. Read on to learn more about this day of service and to see pictures of the final projects.
Meet the Team Leaders
Throughout the year, Team Leaders guide teams of AmeriCorps members through their year of service, providing them with support, coaching, advice and empathy, as they provide excellent service to students. Read on to meet this year's Team Leaders, and learn more about the Team Leader role at City Year Milwaukee.
A Day in the Life of a Team Leader: Throwback Edition
Haley Woods, Impact Manager, served with City Year Milwaukee in 2016 and 2017, and has recently started her fourth year with our organization this past summer. Continue reading to learn about her experience as a Team Leader and learn more about what a Team Leader’s year of service looks like, in this special edition, throwback post.
Building Community at Basic Training Retreat
Each year, City Year Milwaukee devotes three days to build community, engage in equity trainings and connect to City Year culture during our site's Basic Training Retreat. Read on to learn more about what happened at this year's retreat!
Meet the Team Leaders: Mina, La'Daja & Ysaye
Everyone returns to do a second year of service for a different reason. Read on to learn about why Mina, La'Daja and Ysaye decided to serve a second year with City Year Milwaukee as Team Leaders.