Vote for City Year to Present at SXSW EDU!
City Year has the chance to share its work supporting student success by participating in one of the biggest conferences of the year for educators, SXSW EDU! City Year is competing to participate on panels at SXSW EDU and voting by the general public will help pick the winners! Please vote and promote the contest so we can garner enough support by the Aug. 23 deadline!
Alumni Profile: Andrea Encarnacao Martin
From Boston to San José and back, Andrea’s inspiring journey and investment in student success is a testament to how transformative the City Year experience can be for AmeriCorps members, and how service can create positive ripples for many others.
Afterschool and Extracurricular Programs Help to Make Schools Safe Spaces for All Students
AmeriCorps Member Rebecca Charles noticed that for some of her students, school was not a fun or safe space to learn. Read on to learn what Rebecca did during her service year to help change that.
The Power of National Service: Building a More Equitable Future
City Year President Jim Balfanz shares the ways in which his year of service changed the trajectory of his life and shaped his belief that national service is one of the best ways for our country to build a more just and equitable future.
National Service is a ‘Force for Good’ that Deserves Bipartisan Support
Longtime supporters of City Year and AmeriCorps gathered on Capitol Hill this spring in support of national service programs that are a “force for good” in our communities, saying that these programs should be expanded rather than repeatedly targeted by White House budget cuts.