Now it’s time for some Idealism: Team Care Force Edition
And now it’s time for “Putting Idealism to Work” *bing!* Check out our favorite PITW’s, according to each Senior AmeriCorps member of Team Care Force.
Care Force Alumni Spotlight: Akida Azad
Now we are taking a trip down south. Care Force alumni Akida Azad, from West Palm Beach, Florida, served with City Year Jacksonville at The Young Men’s and Women's Leadership Academy at Eugene J. Butler, a middle school. She attended the University of Florida in Gainesville, FL and obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science. She proudly served a Second AmeriCorps year on TCF#10, 2016 - 2017.
NVIDIA Project Inspire Chronicle (Lowell, MA) 2018
"Arriving at the Bartlett Community Partnership School, we were greeted enthusiastically by their bow-tied Principal, Peter Holtz, who gave us a tour of the campus. The Bartlett is an old, rambling, gorgeous building that lives up to its community name." Read on to see why Clark Shimeall was so excited to work with NVIDIA in the city of Lowell, MA.
CSX with Operation Gratitude Chronicle (Jacksonville, FL) 2018
"When I left Jacksonville in July 2018 to come serve with Team Care Force, based out of Boston, I feared my City Year service in Jacksonville may be coming to an end, but thankfully that was not true." Read on to see why Rachel Rice was excited to be in Jacksonville, Florida.
Wells Fargo #WFVolunteers Chronicle (Newark, NJ) 2018
"There are many phrases I would use to describe my service with City Year over the last year and a half, but 'close to home' is not one of them. My first AmeriCorps year I served in Jacksonville, FL far away from my hometown of Elizabeth, New Jersey." Read on to see why Chaim Romanoff enjoyed being back in New Jersey with our corporate partner Wells Fargo.