Friday, March 29, 2019

From Little Rock to The Big Apple, one City Year AmeriCorps member shares his journey [City Year AmeriCorps]

From Little Rock to NYC, Aaron Agee has spent two years learning and growing while tangibly impacting two different communities for the better. Read more about his journey and how you can get involved here.

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Michael Brown and Lesley Rosenthal to lead Harvard Board of Overseers [The Harvard Gazette]

CEO and co-founder of City Year Michael Brown has been elected President of the Harvard Board of Overseers for the 2019-2020 academic year. Lesley Rosenthal (COO of The Juilliard School) will serve as vice chair of the board's executive committee. Read more about Brown and Rosenthal's exciting new roles and their prospective impact here.

Friday, March 22, 2019

Webster Freshmen Design Ideas for Improving Community Park as Part of Inaugural City Lab Program [Tulsa World]

Webster freshmen participating in the inaugural City Lab program volunteered to spend spring break brainstorming ideas for community park improvements.

Friday, February 22, 2019

Borsuk: City Year Mentors are Making an Impact in Milwaukee's Schools [Journal Sentinel]

This is Mabel Flores’ message for the students she works with at Milwaukee’s Pulaski High School: “Yes, you have a million obstacles in your way.” But you need to find ways to overcome them. She’s there to help them do that.

Thursday, February 21, 2019

City Year Miami Works To Positively Impact Students In Miami-Dade [CBS Miami]

“We know teachers have a lot of responsibility and large classrooms, and we provide support with extra people and an extra set of hands,” says Karen Velazquez-Vargas, Executive Director of City Year Miami.