Support City Year Philadelphia - Donate Now

Your support of City Year Greater Philadelphia is far more than checkbook philanthropy. It helps City Year corps members put their idealism to work by tutoring and mentoring school children, reclaiming public spaces, and organizing after-school programs in the Greater Philadelphia area.

There are several ways in which corporations, individuals, and philanthropic organizations can partner with City Year Greater Philadelphia:

  • Team Sponsorship
  • Capacity Building
  • Event Sponsorship
  • Individual Giving
  • In-kind Donations

Team Sponsorship

As a team sponsor, your organization will support a team of six to 14 City year corps members. You will work with our service partners and your corps member team to address community issues and develop bonds with the communities of Philadelphia. In addition, your team sponsorship will give your employees the opportunity to serve their communities in exciting and innovative ways.

Please contact Pedro Rivera at City Year Greater Philadelphia to become involved.

Capacity Building

City Year Greater Philadelphia partners with philanthropic organizations to increase capacity in the following areas:

  • Corps development and training
  • “Leadership After City Year” programming and training for corps members
  • Alumni engagement
  • Civic engagement
  • Outreach to enhance diversity among the City Year corps

For more information, contact Darryl Bundrige.

Event Sponsorship

City Year Greater Philadelphia hosts events and programs throughout the year to promote community service and civic engagement. Events such as Martin Luther King Day are planned and facilitated by corps members and engage the community in service.

For more information about sponsoring an event, contact Sang Lee.

Individual Giving

Donations from individuals help support City Year Great Philadelphia’s work and the young people who are making a difference through a year of service.

  • Donate Online: Make a secure online donation to City Year Greater Philadelphia.
  • Donate by Mail: Make a contribution via mail. Please send a check, made payable to City Year Greater Philadelphia, to:
Sang Lee
Managing Director, Development
City Year Greater Philadelphia
2221 Chestnut St, 2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103

In-kind Donations

City Year Greater Philadelphia relies on generous in-kind donations from a variety of companies to support day-to-day operations, service initiatives, and special events.

For more information about in-kind donations or for more information about sponsoring City Year, please visit our national web site or contact Sang Lee.

We at City Year believe in the potential of young students. Your donation helps students across the country receive academic support, have a caring mentor at school, and develop skills and attitudes essential for success in college, career and life.
City Year is a US tax-exempt 501(c)(3) non-profit organization (Tax ID Number: 22-2882549). Your gift is tax-deductible as allowed by law.