Things have certainly not been easy for J. His grades aren’t great and his relationship with teachers and administration is rocky. But he knows that with me he is able to open up and express himself, even when it seems like no one else is there for him. It fills my heart with joy to know that this boy knows that, as his mentor, I am always his advocate.
Why Join City Year
When I joined City Year, I truthfully had no idea what I was getting myself into. I figured I would go into the school, bond with some students, be challenged and come out simply a better person...
Celebrating Women's History Month
Women’s History Month celebrates and recognizes the achievements, contributions and narratives of astonishing role models and women in both past and present society. I have the honor to serve in the same space as a phenomenal woman here at Linden McKinley STEM Academy: Mrs. Teari Buari, the Diplomas Now Math Coach.
Corps Member Q&A
Livingston Elementary AmeriCorps Team Leader Alfonso Gillette IV talks to Rachael Davis about her service year and her LACY plans!
Building a Beloved Community
The path to the Beloved Community is not an easy one, but we can get there.