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City Year Seattle/King County’s – Ripples of Hope 2024

City Year Seattle/King County's largest event, Ripples of Hope is back! Come join the City Year community as we participate in a large-scale service project and raise critical funds to support young people and education equity!


Ripples of Hope is our largest event of the year that gathers education equity supporters in our community who are passionate about supporting students and developing leaders. Join us to raise funds to ensure our schools continue to benefit from City Year’s support and presence in classrooms.

Not only will we hear from leaders and AmeriCorps Members reflect on they year of service, we will also work together to assemble 3,000+ student success kits to further their summer learning. So register today and don’t miss out on this community fundraiser and service project!


  • Welcome Reception
  • An inspiring program with our transformative vision for the future and AmeriCorps Members sharing their experience and a call for support
      • Meet our incredible AmeriCorps Speakers:

  • All hands on deck to help build 3,000+ student success kits!

Can’t attend, but want to support City Year? We invite you to donate here and help make this event a success.


Your support combined with others’, will raise critical funds to enable City Year’s work in Seattle Public Schools. Specifically, your gift allows AmeriCorps Members to provide: 

    • Support to a partner teacher in a classroom throughout the year
    • Provide research-based, small group or individual tutoring to support students, who are behind grade level, make higher than average academic gains
    • Provide social-emotional coaching and mentorship to help students stay connected and engaged in their academic and social journeys
    • Support whole-school initiatives like recess, afterschool programs, family nights and more


Our community fundraiser and service project is a family friendly event open to the entire Seattle and King County community. Children under the age of 12 attend for free. Please add a “Child Ticket” to your registration upon check out.


The dress code is casual. There will be a service aspect to the event so make sure you are wearing comfortable clothing that you can stand and walk around in.

We look forward to serving with you to make better happen!

Event Details
  • Event location Fisher Pavilion at Seattle Center
  • Event date Saturday, May 18, 2024
  • Event time 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm PST
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