Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Message from City Year CEO Michael Brown - Monday's Horrific Tragedy

Our hearts go out today to all of those suffering in the wake of yesterday’s savage attack at the Boston Marathon finish line—the families and friends of those who lost their lives, the injured, and all who are affected.

Thursday, March 21, 2013

City Year, AT&T Team Up to Keep Kids In School and On Track to Succeed

City Year, a national organization that unites young people for a year of service in high-need urban schools, is teaming up with AT&T to help keep students in school and on track to succeed.

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

City Year Praises New School Turnaround AmeriCorps Initiative to Turnaround Low-Performing Schools by Leveraging National Service

Yesterday, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, along with Wendy Spencer, CEO of the Corporation for National and Community Service, announced a new collaboration between their two agencies: School Turnaround AmeriCorps.

Friday, February 22, 2013

New Report Highlights Role of Nonprofits in Overcoming Educational Effects of Poverty

Report to be released next week, sponsored by Bloomberg Philanthropies, is collaboration between City Year and the Johns Hopkins University School of Education

Friday, February 1, 2013

Statement from City Year CEO & Co-Founder Michael Brown on the Passing of Mayor Ed Koch

Michael Brown, CEO and Co-Founder of City Year, a national, education-focused organization that deploys diverse teams of young people to serve a year in high-need schools, issued this statement today recognizing Mayor Ed Koch for his leadership in national service.