Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Welcome Bob Muzio to the Board of Directors!

Long-time leader of Comerica Bank and Bay Area philanthropist, Bob Muzio, joined the local Board of Directors in September 2018. Read more about Bob's long history of community involvement and service to the Bay Area.

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

New Year, New School: Welcome to City Year Mt. Pleasant High School!

“Today I want to thank you publically for the work you will be doing growing their skills in the classroom through valuable academic interventions. “ - Principal Martha Guerrero

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Our Summer Academy Experience

Every summer, City Year’s network of leaders - all staff and Senior AmeriCorps Members - come together in Boston for a week of learning and community building to prepare for the year of service ahead called "Summer Academy". With the theme of Idealism in Education: Celebrating 30 Years of Service...

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

A Word From Our Executive Director, Pete Settelmayer

After a whirlwind ten months, the 2017-2018 school year has come to a bittersweet end. This past year yielded many remarkable accomplishments and advancements, including refining our organizational practices, implementing innovative new pilot programs unique to City Year San José/Silicon Valley...

Thursday, June 28, 2018

"Our students have so much to offer and teach us."

As near-peer mentors, AmeriCorps members build relationships with the students they serve. Our AmeriCorps member, Paolo Aligada, shares his personal journey in building a trusting relationship with a student whose witty humor often got him into trouble at school. Read more: