Would you like your “café con leche?" - New Affinity Group Celebrates Latinx Culture & Serves Hispanic Students
¿Come se dice "make better happen" in Espanol? Café Con Leche is one of the newest affinity groups at City Year Tulsa, created this year to bring together AmeriCorps members to discuss challenges and brainstorm ways to better serve our Spanish-speaking students.
#HumansOfCYTulsa: Finding Empathy & Motivation For Service From One's Own Past Academic Experiences
Everyone has their own unique experiences with education and learning drawn from times when they may have struggled or excelled in school themselves. Richard reflects on how he used past experiences to motivate and aid in his work with students.
City Year Tulsa's Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service: A Photo Essay
AmeriCorps member, Megan Carter, and her Service Reserves team helped plan and execute City Year Tulsa's sixth Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service. Now she looks back and shares some of her favorite memories and photos she took from the event.
#HumansOfCYTulsa: AmeriCorps Member Gets Opportunity to Share & Grow During Executives For Education Breakfast
AmeriCorps member, Erica Rodriguez, is proud to have had a major growth opportunity speaking at our recent Executives for Education Breakfast about her unique experience as both a student who received support from City Year in Philadelphia and now serving students herself with City Year Tulsa.
#HumansOfCYTulsa: There Are So Many Ways to Serve
Lacey fell in love with service and education after a year as an AmeriCorps member with Reading Partners, where she helped students learn to read and even partnered with City Year! Today she continues her service as our Community Engagement Manger and is looking back at the journey that led her here.