City Year San José/Silicon Valley
San José is home to an ethnically diverse community, booming technology companies and aspiring entrepreneurs. City Year San José/Silicon Valley works alongside teachers and community partners to support students across our city.
A Racial Equity Summit to Commemorate Dr. King
On January 18, 2021, City Year's inaugural MLK Beloved Community Summit called in our community, including us at City Year, to work toward racial equity as both an outcome and a process.Read the Story
When I am asked to describe what ‘mentorship’ means to me, I think of City Year. I am reminded of...Read more about The Value of a Mentor
What is necessary for students to thrive in education? The idea of what students need to succeed both in the...Read more about Social-Emotional Learning Support with Dr. Robert Balfanz
City Year San José/Silicon Valley’s service year has been like no other in our 27 years of service to this...Read more about A Year Like No Other - Letter from ED
On January 18, 2021, City Year San José/Silicon Valley celebrated the 35th national Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday by organizing...Read more about A Racial Equity Summit to Commemorate Dr. King
From August 3rd-7th, City Year partnered with Hulu to offer a career and professional development experience like no other! This...Read more about City Year Partners with Hulu for A Virtual Career Week Event
As employers continue to hire individuals with the right skills for limited positions, how does City Year prepare young adults...Read more about How Does City Year Prepare Young Adults for Career in Covid-era? The Answer is In the Numbers.
How do you practice self-care? If you’re not sure, ask yourself these questions.Read more about Self-Care During Hard Times
This poem is a written reflection that Maraina wrote in the early transition from in-school service during these uncertain times....Read more about If Only You Knew