Why Dexter Cypress is Fired Up to Serve
Having grown up in the NYC public school system, Dexter witnessed the differences a student's socioeconomic background made on their access to education. Today, he wants to help close the gap between socioeconomic background and an equal opportunity for a good education.
Oh, the Places They'll Go!
Check out where a year of service will lead some of our City Year AmeriCorps members in their next career move.
City Year L.A. Graduates AmeriCorps Member Class of 2018
On Thursday, June 7th, more than 850 friends, families, and supporters of City Year Los Angeles gathered at the Wilshire Ebell Theater to celebrate the City Year AmeriCorps Member Class of 2018.
Remembering Hannah Bell
AmeriCorps Team Leader Eileen Barker shares her open letter to Hannah Bell, a student who lost her life to gun violence earlier this year.
Stories of Impact at Spring Break: Destination Education
City Year L.A.'s Spring Break: Destination Education is a chance for Hollywood's brightest to join our change agents in support of education. Amid the glitz and glamour of the evening, three AmeriCorps members took the stage to share a very heart-felt story about the students they've connected to the most: their "Starfish Students." Read their special presentation here.