To Keep Students Connected to #SchoolEveryDay, Remind Them How Much They Matter
City Year AmeriCorps members are committed to helping students, day-after-day and month-after-month, stay in school and on track to graduation, prepared for success in college, career and life. To keep students coming to school every day and engaged with their learning, we are working with schools to ensure belonging and mutual trust are reinforced within the entire school community.
Ayesha is Fired Up to Serve and Help Students
When Ayesha first moved to the United States at the age of seven, she had to learn a new language while adjusting to a completely new environment. Now, as the first woman in her family to graduate from college, Ayesha wants to help other students reach their goals. Learn about why Ayesha decided to serve with City Year, and how she plans to use her experience to further her career plans.
Why I’m Fired up to Serve a Gap Year with City Year Los Angeles
Dexter grew up hearing stories about his dad’s great experience with City Year San José, and decided to do a gap year after high school so he could start making a difference in his community before going to college. Find out how Dexter plans to use his City Year Los Angeles experience to learn more about the public education system and to prepare him for a career in politics fighting educational inequality.
City Year’s New Uniform Showcases Both Style and Purpose
This fall, City Year AmeriCorps members across the country kicked off their service year with a fresh new look. Check out the photos to get a glimpse of City Year’s redesigned uniform.
Why I Chose to Make an Impact in Manchester, NH
Choosing where to embark on a year of service is not an easy task. Just ask current City Year New Hampshire AmeriCorps member Caitlyn Reilly. Find out why Caitlyn ultimately chose to serve close to her hometown and the resources she utilized to help her prepare for her City Year.