Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Five Great Reasons to Live and Work in Detroit

Once called the “Motor City,” now aptly renamed “America’s Comeback City,” Detroit is on the rise and proving to be an amazing place to live and work. City Year Detroit is now recruiting AmeriCorps members to serve in the 2019-2020 school year, and if you haven’t considered Detroit, here are the top five reasons why you should think about serving in this famed Midwestern city.

Friday, February 22, 2019

How I Used My Segal Education Award to Travel

City Year Boston alumna Brenna Eaton noticed many of her teammates used their Segal Education Award (valued at approximately $6,000) to pay back student loans, but she still had no idea what to use hers for. Then, she heard about a way she could use the award to travel and gain cultural experiences.

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Six Things That Make Boston a Great Place to Live

Boston is one of the fastest-growing metro areas in the Northeast, rapidly excelling in the tech, medical and academic fields. From its rich history to its reputation as one of the most prominent sports cities in the country, there is something for everyone in the city of Boston. If you’ve never considered moving to Boston, read on to learn why you should think about serving with City Year in this quintessential New England city.

Monday, February 18, 2019

City Year Dallas Honoring MLK’s Dream of Beloved Community

This year, for Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service, City Year Dallas came together to support and beautify Francisco Medrano Middle School in northwest Dallas.

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Why We Love NYC

Known as the “City that Never Sleeps,” there is always something new to see and explore right at your fingertips in New York City. From iconic attractions like Central Park, the Empire State Building and the Metropolitan Museum of Art and dozens of cuisines and famous dishes to try, New York City has something for everyone. Read on to learn why you should consider serving with City Year for the 2019-2020 school year in one of the greatest cities in the world.