Monday, July 16, 2018

Meet Our 2018 Comcast NBCUniversal Leadership Awards Winners

For the past 29 years, City Year alumni have been making a difference in their communities both inside and outside of City Year. Since 2005, Comcast NBCUniversal has recognized 72 City Year alumni with our highest alumni recognition—the Comcast NBCUniversal Leadership Award. This year's recipients were honored last week at an awards dinner during City Year's Summer Academy, sponsored by Comcast NBCUniversal.

Monday, July 9, 2018

5 Ways City Year Helped Me Grow Professionally

“City Year has helped me grow professionally in seeing both the value of who I am as my authentic self and in continuing to seek opportunities to grow.” Read more to learn how City Year Seattle AmeriCorps member Stephanie has grown professionally.

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

City Year Fireworks Worth Celebrating

Serving as a City Year AmeriCorps member is no easy feat. It challenges you. However, seeing your students make progress and succeed throughout the year make it all worthwhile. Here are just a few special moments from this past year of service.

Monday, July 2, 2018

4 Books to Read Before Your Service Year

We're always striving to learn more about today's educational landscape so that we can better support and understand our students and communities. Here are a few of our favorite books that inspired and helped us to become better mentors, tutors and advocates for our students.

Friday, June 29, 2018

James Madison University Feature on City Year New Orleans Alum Aaron Minnick: Combining Desire to Serve with Living in Your Ideal City

Aaron Minnick graduated from the honors college at James Madison University with a degree in Philosophy. Aaron shares his involvement with City Year, from his biggest accomplishments to how City Year prepared him for his future. Read on to learn more.