City Year Chicago's Opening Day is Friday, September 15, 2017 at 4 PM

Roosevelt University Gym, 501 S. Wabash Avenue 

Keynote Address by:

Liz Dozier
Managing Director, Chicago Beyond

Join us and celebrate at the Roosevelt University Gym at 501 S. Wabash Avenue

Register Here to Attend

Also see more of the events planned for City Year Chicago's Red Jacket Weekend


At a City Year Opening Day ceremony, young leaders across the country pledge to serve, dedicating a year of their lives to making an impact in the lives of the students and communities.  Opening Day ceremonies are the literal and symbolic beginning to a new year of helping students to change their educational outcomes and their futures as a whole.