MLK Day Brings Tulsa Community Together to Refresh Hale High School Halls & Spirit
This year marked City Year Tulsa’s fifth annual day of service celebrating the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., with nearly 400 community volunteers and students, AmeriCorps members and City Year staff braving the cold to participate in a “day ON, not a day off,” beautifying Hale High School through various service projects, including painting murals and inspirational quotes throughout the school, building benches and writing notes of encouragement to students.
Student Stories- Qwanis and Sabien
AmeriCorps member Qwanis Bradley and her student, Sabien, talk about their City Year journey together and highlight some of the impacts City Year has had on their year so far.
AmeriCorps Spotlight- Sarah Tirnanic
City Year AmeriCorps Member Sarah Tirnanic tells her City Year story, highlighting her dedication to service and the impact City Year has had on her life.
Ripples of Hope
On Tuesday, December 12, QuickTrip CEO Chet Cadieux and City Year Tulsa held our inaugural Executives for Education breakfast at the Summit Club. The goal was to unite executives across Tulsa in the call to support our education system. AmeriCorps member Dierdra Kelly addressed executives and fellow Corps members, offering remarks of hope and a bright future for education in Oklahoma.
City Year Tulsa Encourages Students to Dare to Inspire
Students at McLain Middle and High School met with professionals from around Tulsa to talk about their dreams, goals and aspirations. Read how this night not only inspired McLain students, but their AmeriCorps members as well.