A year in service with City Year can be filled with triumphs, challenges, and surprises for both you and the students you work with every day. You will not only learn a lot about your students’ potential and strength, but also your own abilities and willpower as well. Take a look below at what advice, tips, and skills City Year AmeriCorps recent alumni from Boston, Jacksonville, and Philadelphia had to share about their time with City Year.
City Year Philadelphia shares impactful advice on how to maintain the right mindset and attitude to start the year off strong and make the most of a year in service. A year goes by rather quickly!
City Year Boston alum Brendan Anderson shares valuable insight on some of the top skills he developed through his year in service, which are not only useful as an AmeriCorps member but also useful to those who pursue further education or their desired career paths after City Year.
City Year Boston alumni share stories about lessons they were surprised to learn throughout the year as well as the skills they developed, which will benefit them in any career path they choose.
City Year Jacksonville shares ways to stay strong and resilient throughout the year with practical tips and tricks that can benefit you no matter where you serve.