A Word From Our Executive Director, Pete Settelmayer
After a whirlwind ten months, the 2017-2018 school year has come to a bittersweet end. This past year yielded many remarkable accomplishments and advancements, including refining our organizational practices, implementing innovative new pilot programs unique to City Year San José/Silicon Valley...
"Our students have so much to offer and teach us."
As near-peer mentors, AmeriCorps members build relationships with the students they serve. Our AmeriCorps member, Paolo Aligada, shares his personal journey in building a trusting relationship with a student whose witty humor often got him into trouble at school. Read more: