Monday, March 11, 2019

#MeetAnAmeriCorpsMember with Kathleen McShane

Our City Year AmeriCorps members make a difference in students' lives! Kathleen McShane proudly serves at Langston Hughes Academy. On the blog, she talks about one special student and the relationship they share.

Monday, February 25, 2019

#MeetAnAmeriCorpsMember with Julia Mattingly

Meet AmeriCorps member Julia Mattingly! She proudly serves at Arthur Ashe Charter School where she works all day, every day to build great relationships with students. She reflects on one of those special relationships.

Monday, February 18, 2019

#MeetAnAmeriCorpsMember with Traneshia Stormer

AmeriCorps member, Traneshia Stormer, shares her favorite parts of the day with students. Traneshia proudly serves at ARISE Academy. Learn more about her favorite times in an AmeriCorps member's day-to-day schedule!

Thursday, February 13, 2014

Why I Serve: My MLK Day of Service

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of serving in my first Martin Luther King Service day by City Year. It is customary to serve others on days like Christmas or Thanksgiving, but after being a part of City Year’s biggest service project of the year, this might be added to my annual service projects.

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Reading Wednesday: Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichi

My roommate introduced me to this book, about a Nigerian woman who’d moved to America for a better life and through reminiscing actually decides to go back home to Nigeria, a little over winter break and I still haven’t finished reading.