Our Approach

Tapping into Philadelphia's Potential

At City Year, we believe education has the power to help every child reach his or her potential. However, in high-poverty communities there are external factors and obstacles students are faced with every day that can interfere with their ability to get to school ready to learn.

Our Impact

Powerful Results

Our AmeriCorps members serve students in 14 Philadelphia public and charter schools that we continuously track and measure our impact.

Our Corps

Highly Skilled Near-Peer mentors

City Year Philadelphia deploys 205 highly skilled AmeriCorps members to serve in 14 schools. Together, this team positively impacts the students of our city.