From the Eyes of an AmeriCorps Member
Completing a “city year” is no small feat—AmeriCorps members live on a stipend and spend 10+ hours serving in their schools every day. In this blog post, AmeriCorps member Emmanuel McDowell explains why he chose to serve in New Orleans.
#MeetAnAmeriCorpsMember with Kathleen McShane
Our City Year AmeriCorps members make a difference in students' lives! Kathleen McShane proudly serves at Langston Hughes Academy. On the blog, she talks about one special student and the relationship they share.
#MeetAnAmeriCorpsMember with Julia Mattingly
Meet AmeriCorps member Julia Mattingly! She proudly serves at Arthur Ashe Charter School where she works all day, every day to build great relationships with students. She reflects on one of those special relationships.
#MeetAnAmeriCorpsMember with Traneshia Stormer
AmeriCorps member, Traneshia Stormer, shares her favorite parts of the day with students. Traneshia proudly serves at ARISE Academy. Learn more about her favorite times in an AmeriCorps member's day-to-day schedule!
Why I Serve: My MLK Day of Service
A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of serving in my first Martin Luther King Service day by City Year. It is customary to serve others on days like Christmas or Thanksgiving, but after being a part of City Year’s biggest service project of the year, this might be added to my annual service projects.