Thursday, February 21, 2019

City Year Miami Works To Positively Impact Students In Miami-Dade [CBS Miami]

“We know teachers have a lot of responsibility and large classrooms, and we provide support with extra people and an extra set of hands,” says Karen Velazquez-Vargas, Executive Director of City Year Miami.

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Becoming Big Bettable [Stanford Social Innovation Review]

Social change leaders can create more investment opportunities that can transform the world by following these guidelines.

Thursday, February 21, 2019

The Importance of Black Male Educators and Role Models [Generosity]

"When I was entering my teenage years, I was fortunate to have Black male mentors who pushed me to pursue my best self," writes City Year AmeriCorps member Michael Harding.

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

How Nonprofits Can Help Donor-Advised Fund Philanthropists Listen and Learn [Stanford Social Innovation Review]

As donor-advised funds increase in popularity, the people who use them are poised to advance the practice of listening to the organizations and individuals they are trying to help.

Saturday, February 2, 2019

City Year CEO Michael Brown Stepping Down after 30 Years [MassNonprofit News]

City Year, a Boston-based national education nonprofit that helps students and schools succeed, earlier this week announced that its co-founder Michael Brown will step down from his CEO position in June at the conclusion of the organization’s 30th anniversary year.