Give a Year. Change the World. Then What?
Service can sometimes feel all-consuming, and it’s hard to see into the future to where you’ll be once your year is over. Thanks to our corporate partner Comcast NBCUniversal, AmeriCorps members are consistently provided with the supports they need to create their Leadership After City Year plans. Hear more from Service Leader Anita Lantz on how Comcast supports AmeriCorps members through initiatives like Comcast Career Day!
A Starry Starry Night to Remember
On March 23rd, City Year New Hampshire hosted our 19th annual Starry Starry Night Gala! On this special occasion, we honored Geoffrey Clark & Martha Fuller Clark and Jack Middleton with the Lifetime of Service Award, shared stories of our ancestors and origins, and celebrated our shared value of service to New Hampshire. Hear more about the event from AmeriCorps member Matthew Berger!
Advanced Training Retreat: A Look Inward
Every year in January our site takes a step back from our service and retreats to the lakes region of New Hampshire for three days of reflection and mindfulness. In this blog, Service Leader Jonah Stevenson talks about his experience at our annual Advanced Training Retreat, and why looking inward is such an important part of our service at City Year.
A Closer Look: Planning Camp City Year
Every year, our City Year AmeriCorps members put on Camp City Year, a four-day camp over February break where students have a fun and safe place to learn and grow. What you may not have known is how much work our AmeriCorps members put into planning and running this camp! Check out this blog to learn more about the planning process!
The Power of Mentorship at City Year
January is National Mentorship month! At City Year, our AmeriCorps members both have and serve as incredible mentors, with mentorship being at the heart of our most successful relationships. In this blog, Service Leader Ash Russell shares how the mentorship they received made them a better mentor to their students. Check it out!