2017 News Highlights

July 6, 2017
City Year Boston Raises $1.8M at Annual Starry Night Gala
Massnonprofit News

June 5, 2017
Party Pics: New Englad Women's Leadership Awards and City Year's Starry Night gala
The Boston Globe

June 1, 2017
National Grid, City Year Team Up to Spruce Up English High School
Jamaica Plain News

May 29, 2017
City Year's Starry Night gala raises 1.7 Million
The Boston Globe

April 1, 2017
Fenway, Back Bay Runners Join City Year's Marathon Team
The Fenway News

March 24, 2017
MSU student, recent alumnus named Fulbright finalists
Mississippi State University

February 15, 2017
Boston Marathon 2017: Rob Markey for City Year
Wellesley Townsman

2016 News Highlights

December 2016: Local Residents Give a Year of Service in Boston

AmeriCorps members were spotlighted in community newspapers across Massachusetts for serving with City Year Boston, including:

October 24, 2016
A key tool to battle education inequality: active mentors
The Christian Science Monitor

June 27, 2016
U.S. Mayors Endorse Employers of National Service Initiative
Corporation for National and Community Service

June 18, 2016
Huffington, Dushku, Platten show up for City Year Boston and UNICEF
The Boston Globe

April 30, 2016
More Than 100,000 Volunteer on Comcast Cares Day

April 29, 2016
El Planeta Powermeter Massachusetts' Most Influential People for Latinos (featuring City Year Boston Executive Director Sandra Lopez Burke)
El Planeta

April 19, 2016
Mass. Nonprofits Raise Millions Pledged via Boston Marathon
massnonprofit news

April 11, 2016
Giving Back to the Community Through City Year Boston (p. 17)
Framingham State Alumni Magazine

January 14, 2016
Reporter's Neighborhood Notables: Comcast Career Day (p. 12)
Dorchester Reporter

January 6, 2016
Resident volunteers with City Year at a Roxbury school
Wicked Local Westwood

2015 News Highlights

December 2015: Local Residents Give a Year of Service in Boston

AmeriCorps members were spotlighted in community newspapers across Massachusetts for serving with City Year Boston, including:

December 30, 2015
A Lesson in Mentoring
Usable Knowledge: Harvard Graduate School of Education

November 20, 2015
Out of the Office: Staples Unveils Renovated Afterschool Resource Room at Curley K-8 School with City Year Boston 
Boston Business Journal

September 9, 2015
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation, Boston Celtics and City Year Volunteers Host 8th Annual Service Day at Jamaica Plain School
Jamaica Plain News

April 10, 2015
Sec. Duncan Calls for Re-Authorization of ESEA

March 23, 2015
Chelsea Clinton & Jimmy Kimmel Say "Serve A Year"

2014 News Highlights

September 4, 2014
Eighth-Graders take MBTA on First Day of New Transit Plan
Boston Globe

September 2, 2014
School Absence Can Set Students Back 1 to 2 Years: Report
Huffington Post

August 29, 2014
Dawnn Jaffier Honored for Her City Year Contribution
Boston Neighborhood News


2013 News Highlights

December 31, 2013
Finding Your Path: Gap Years Create Bridge Between School and 'Real Life'
USA Today

December 25, 2013
After 25 Years, City Year Has Grown
The Boston Globe

July 26, 2013
City Year Revenue Topes $100 Million with Focus Shift
Boston Business Journal

June 5, 2013 
Celtics and City Year Tell Students to "Step Your Game Up" 

February 13, 2013
City Year Corps Members Talk SmartTALK
Harvard in the Community

February 5, 2013
Boston Schools Implementing New Single-Stream Recycling Program

February 4, 2013
AmeriCorps Proves its Worth in Urban Classrooms
The Boston Globe

January 21, 2013
Young Volunteers Spend MLK Day Serving Others in Roslindale
CBS Boston

January 6, 2013
Help for the High School Dropout Rate
The Boston Globe