Hallsville Hosts SNHU's Greek Day of Service
Last weekend, Hallsville Elementary School and City Year New Hampshire hosted 107 SNHU students for their bi-annual Greek Day of Service! Over the course of the Saturday, 12 beautification projects were completed, and on Monday morning Hallsville greeted its students with a whole new look. Read on to hear Emily Yunes perspective about the day and the impact it will have on Hallsville Students.
My Red Jacket Dedication: To the People of City Year New Hampshire
Service Leader Javier Cartagena had an incredible experience with CYNH last year and chose to return to inspire the next generation of AmeriCorps members at our site. Read on to hear about his Red Jacket Dedication to the CYNH site and what it means for him to serve in New Hampshire.
Dedicating our Red Jackets
City Year New Hampshire’s annual Red Jacket Ceremony is an important moment at the start of the year; everyone at our site, from first year AmeriCorps member to Executive Director, dedicates their red jacket to a person, idea, or cause that inspires them to serve every day. Elaine Lunsford describes in this blog what it was like to participate in that special ceremony. Read on to hear her story!
"I'm a City Year Now"
The first day of school is an exhilarating experience for both City Year AmeriCorps members and students alike. In this photo essay, we take a look at what becoming a City Year to our students feels like to our AmeriCorps members, and what seeing City Year in their classrooms on the first day means to our students.
Starting a City Year
The first four weeks of City Year is often a wild adventure for new AmeriCorps members, full of excitement and anticipation. AmeriCorps member William Poole shares his experience of Basic Training Academy and how he learned he would be serving at Parker-Varney Elementary School. Read on to hear his story!