Tips and Tools for a Successful Year of Service with City Year Kansas City
Take a look at some advice, tips and skills offered by City Year AmeriCorps currently serving in Kansas City and across the United States about how to make your time with City Year count—for you, your team and your students.
Looking for a Challenge and Sense of Purpose? Join City Year Buffalo
Located on the shores of Lake Erie, Buffalo is third-largest city in the state of New York and has the largest school district in the region, serving 31,398 students. We are proud to partner with Buffalo schools and community leaders to address the needs of students and improve high school graduation rates.
From Little Rock to The Big Apple, one City Year AmeriCorps member shares his journey
Aaron Agee was in high school when he first heard of City Year. After college he decided that he wanted to serve as a City Year AmeriCorps member in his hometown of Little Rock, Arkansas. Little did he know this was just the beginning of an amazing service journey. Read on to learn how his service took him from his hometown all the way across the country to New York City.
Five Ways We Celebrated City Year AmeriCorps Member Appreciation Month
Serving 1,700 hours is no small feat. That’s why we celebrate City Year AmeriCorps Member Appreciation month and recognize the impact each corps member is making every day in the classroom. This year, sites across the network came together to show our corps our thanks.
Five Reasons Why It’s Great to Live in Kansas City
Kansas City is a cool place to live, drawing people to its growing creative scene, unique history, great food and affordable cost of living. If you like barbecue and jazz and want to live in a city that has about as many fountains as Rome, read on, because working in Kansas City is a smart move for you.