Our Approach

Tapping into Washington, DC's Potential

At City Year, we believe education has the power to help every child reach his or her potential. However, in high-poverty communities there are external factors and obstacles students are faced with every day that can interfere with their ability to get to school ready to learn.

Our Impact

Powerful Results

Since 2000, City Year AmeriCorps members have positively impacted DC’s schools.

Our Corps

highly skilled near-peer mentors

City Year Washington, DC deploys 169 highly skilled AmeriCorps members to serve in 16 elementary, middle and high schools. Together, this team positively impacts almost 6,500 students.