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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.

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Our Impact

Hoops and mentoring basketball tournament

From cheerleading and basketball, to science, dance, and even film-making club, City Year's work isn't just done during the school...

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Our Impact

City Year and the chocolate factory

On April 10, Mary Mcleod Bethune Elementary served as the competition ground for City Year Philly's annual Site Wide Math...

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Education

Honoring Du Bois as our final African American pioneer in education.

In commemoration of Black History Month 2019, City Year Philadelphia has recognized and paid homage to African-American pioneers in education....

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Education

Honoring Ruby Bridges as an African American pioneer in education

Today, Ruby is 64 years old and she still calls New Orleans home. There, she runs the Ruby Bridges Foundation...

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National Strategic Partners

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  • New York Life Foundation logo
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