Monday, May 15, 2017

Starfish Story

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.

Monday, April 24, 2017

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...

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

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.

Friday, March 3, 2017

Corps Member Q&A

Livingston Elementary AmeriCorps Team Leader Alfonso Gillette IV talks to Rachael Davis about her service year and her LACY plans!

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Building a Beloved Community

The path to the Beloved Community is not an easy one, but we can get there.