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.
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.
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.
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
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.