Sips & Service
The City Year Boston Women's Leadership Network creates projects to benefit the Otis Elementary School and receives an important message from Otis Principal Paula Goncalves.
National Mentoring Month: Become a Mentor Today
"My mentor scolded me when I uttered the phrase 'I can't', saying, 'Sandra, you can do and be anything you want to. Never let anyone tell you otherwise.' With her guidance I began to test my limits and reach beyond what I thought was possible." A mentor changed our Executive Director Sandra Lopez Burke's life forever; could you be that for a young person?
From City Year to Small Business
Alumna Hadley Douglas, who served at the McKay School in East Boston from 1995-1996, reconnected to City Year Boston by coincidence.
Student Success is a Slam Dunk
Read how one AmeriCorps member helped use a mutual love to the Celtics to help his student succeed in math.
I Know Your Worth
"In the classroom last year, the biggest challenge that I had with my students is getting them out of the “failure” mentality. I decided that nurturing their belief in their abilities was one way to help them succeed."