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!
My Partner Teacher and Me: Life in the Third Grade
Some classrooms just have a magic about them because of the awesome partnership forged between a City Year and a teacher. In this blog, Niki Navarro discusses how her partnership with her teacher, Miss Vadala, has helped both her and her students achieve so much more than any of them thought possible. Check it out!
It Takes a Village: Fundraising for Camp City Year
It would be impossible for City Year to have the impact it does without the support of school administrators, teachers, parents, alumni, and so many more community members. In this blog, AmeriCorps member Kaitlyn Graham talks about how incredible it was to see our community show up to support our students during our fundraising season for Camp City Year. Check it out!
Running With Sherry Leung: An Alumna’s Commitment to #MakeBetterHappen
This fall, our incredible FY15 alumna Sherry Leung ran the New York City Marathon! After teaching her students at McDonough about setting ambitious goals and having a growth mindset, she decided to take her own advice to heart and start running. Check out her blog about her experience, and how she used her own growth opportunity to champion City Year!
The Beginning of a Partnership
Every City Year AmeriCorps member is paired with one or two partner teachers, whose classes they will serve in for the whole year. Holly Fields shares her experience meeting and beginning to work with her incredible partner teacher, Mrs. Belland, at Gossler Park Elementary School. Check it out!