City Year Philadelphia
We’re challenging the persistent inequities in education with tenacity, passion, and empathy while helping to create environments where young people feel valued and supported in their learning.
Why you should serve with City Year Philadelphia
There is so much to love about living and working in Philadelphia. Between the scenic parks, accessible art, delicious food and the loyal sports fans, it's no wonder that Philadelphia is ranked one of the top 10 happiest cities for young professionals.Read the Story
Blaine School AmeriCorps members William Glover-Flood and Tykira Mitchell teach students about important Black figures as part of Black History...Read more about Celebrating Black History Month with Current and Historical Black Leaders
Our City Year AmeriCorps members serve in schools to promote educational equity as student success coaches. Learn more about service...Read more about Building a Beloved, Bilingual Community in Philadelphia
City Year Philly staff and AmeriCorps members Egypt Worthy (top left), Grant Draughn (top right), Kylie Brazil (bottom left), and...Read more about Staying Motivated During the Virtual Workday
Brianna Moran, Senior AmeriCorps Member, shares a drawing depicting a mentoring relationship with one of her students at Southwark School. ...Read more about Building a Beloved Community: A Recap of MLK Day 2021