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.
Becoming Big Bettable [Stanford Social Innovation Review]
Social change leaders can create more investment opportunities that can transform the world by following these guidelines.
The Importance of Black Male Educators and Role Models [Generosity]
"When I was entering my teenage years, I was fortunate to have Black male mentors who pushed me to pursue my best self," writes City Year AmeriCorps member Michael Harding.
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.
How Nonprofits Can Help Donor-Advised Fund Philanthropists Listen and Learn [Stanford Social Innovation Review]
As donor-advised funds increase in popularity, the people who use them are poised to advance the practice of listening to the organizations and individuals they are trying to help.