City Year Sacramento
Sacramento is home to a welcoming community known for its commitment to improving opportunities for young people. City Year is proud to work alongside teachers and community partners to support students across the city.
Support students in Sacramento
We are City Year. We are challenging the educational status quo with tenacity, passion and empathy. We create environments where young people feel like they belong, so they can fulfill their potential.
With beautiful weather and a scenic atmosphere, Sacramento is an ideal place for young people to serve and make an impact.
There are 62 highly-skilled AmeriCorps members working with 4,000 students throughout Sacramento.
Go into your City Year with resources and information from classroom environments to housing, and some hidden gems to help you feel like a part of the community during your City Year in Sacramento.
Sacramento is a mid-size city that offers a lot to explore ranging from its famous historical sites and museums to the outdoors. Sacramento is America’s Farm-to-Fork Capital, with over 40 regional farmers’ markets and a lively dining scene. Sacramento is a great launchpad for exploring California, with Napa, San Francisco, Tahoe, Yosemite, and several other national and state parks just a few hours away. With beautiful weather and a scenic atmosphere, Sacramento is an ideal place for young people to serve and make an impact in students’ lives and the community at large.Read about local benefits
We’ll walk you through how to use public transportation to get across the city, how and where to find roommates and housing, and some hidden gems to make you feel like a local during your City Year Sacramento experience.See our Sacramento city guide