Monday, February 5, 2018

Making the Leap to Consulting After City Year

A gap year with City Year can open your eyes to new career opportunities. Read how Rachel Hess, City Year Washington D.C. '17, leveraged her time at City Year to make the leap from social work to consulting as a Business Analyst at Deloitte Consulting LLP.

Monday, January 29, 2018

Leverage Your City Year Skills at These Education Nonprofits

From lesson planning, to tracking student progress and interacting with school administration, our alumni say their year’s worth of classroom experience was especially useful before entering the education sector. For alumni entering the education sector, here are four nonprofit organizations where City Year alumni can continue to #makebetterhappen for students nationwide.

Friday, December 22, 2017

Unlocking a Universe with Computer Games—Microsoft and City Year Give Students an Hour of Code

In today’s technology-driven economy, computer science skills are desirable to employers across every industry. That’s why Microsoft and want every student, in every school, to have the opportunity to learn to code. Read how our students in Chicago are building their computer skills during Hour of Code.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Thank you and Happy Holidays from City Year

At City Year, we truly understand that it takes a village to make a difference in a young person's life. As we head into 2018, we look back on this year with joy and gratitude for your partnership and unwavering support. Thank you to our City Year champions, partners and AmeriCorps members for being part of the City Year community. We hope you all have a merry holiday and a Happy New Year!

Monday, December 4, 2017

5 Nonprofit Management Program Scholarships for City Year Alumni

Thirteen percent of our 2017 alumni express interest in working in the nonprofit sector after completing City Year because their service year gives them opportunities to learn, grow and thrive in this sector. During your service year, you’ll learn to develop plans to meet the community's needs and measure the impact of program implementation. To continue honing your nonprofit management skills, here are a few of our university partners who share City Year's passion for pursuing social justice and offer exclusive scholarships for City Year AmeriCorps alumni.