City Year Philadelphia
Read our stories about City Year Philadelphia AmeriCorps members, alumni, staff, and partners to learn more about our work in schools to support student success and advance educational equity.
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City Year Philly is currently accepting applications for our December 2 mid-year deadline to begin serving in schools January 9. We spoke with Helen Moreira, Team Leader at Bethune School, about their experience applying to serve as a mid-year Corps member last year. Read our Q&A with Helen to learn more!
The school year may have started, but it’s not too late to serve with City Year Philly! We’re currently accepting...Read more about Meet a Mid-Year AmeriCorps member: Helen Moreira, Team Leader at Bethune School
City Year Philly AmeriCorps members Andrew Gupta, Dimir Leftwich, and Saige Cornick-Turpin speak about their LACY (Leadership After City Year)...Read more about What’s next after City Year Philly? A LACY interview with three 2021-22 AmeriCorps members
Left: Tyrea Barnes, Comcast Site Leadership Award Winner Right: AmeriCorps Greatness Award Winners Lydia Izzo, Tessa Hannigan, Andrea Barajas, and...Read more about Celebrating City Year Philly’s 2022 Graduation Award Winners
Left: Randy in his current role as Assistant Principal of Instruction at Simon Gratz High School. Right: Randy with a...Read more about Alumni Spotlight: Randy Frazier (‘08), Assistant Principal of Instruction at Simon Gratz High School Mastery Charter
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Weinstein has worked with Philly students from upper elementary to high school grades through City Year, an AmeriCorps program. Over...Read more about Full-time tutors are coming to Philly schools to make reading more fun — and less like a chore
City Year Philadelphia will have 215 full-time AmeriCorps members provide full-day education services to students in 18 public schools in...Read more about Governor Wolf Announces More Than $17.5 Million in PennSERVE Grant Funding for Community Service Across Pennsylvania
Year after year, the City Year Philadelphia teams serving at Southwark School exemplify the mission of Community Schools. Corps Members...Read more about Mayor Honors More than 30 Community School Champions