Tips for Commuting to and From Service on a Budget
Living on a stipend can be challenging. Finding affordable ways to commute to and from work can go a long way when working with a budget.
The Outcomes of Serving a Second Year with City Year
Alumna Laureanna Crump just completed her second year of service with City Year Baton Rouge. Through two years in service, she made a significant impact on Isabella and students just like her. Learn more about what she gained specifically during her second year in service after having a solid foundation to build upon from year one.
Living on a Stipend: Free Audiobooks, Books, Games and Movies
Reading and watching movies are two of our favorite ways to recharge our batteries. There's just one problem: books and movies can be expensive—especially when you're living on a budget. Thankfully, there are a number of resources and apps to help you minimize your out of pocket spend on games, movies and books.
Q&A with Dr. Darienne Driver, Former Superintendent of Milwaukee Public Schools
Dr. Darienne Driver, who recently stepped down as Superintendent of Milwaukee Public Schools, shares why she believes City Year AmeriCorps members bring joy to students and schools, and why more young adults should serve in Milwaukee, Detroit and elsewhere.
Thoughtful Ways to Say Goodbye to your Students
You spent all school year creating impactful and special moments with your students. Now it’s time to finish strong and say goodbye. Here are some ways to make your goodbyes a meaningful and positive experience for you and your students.