Committing to a Lifetime of Community Leadership: Alumni Service Weekend
A commitment to service runs deep in the hearts of our City Year alumni. Years after they’ve completed their service with City Year, they look for ways to give back to their communities. Read how five City Year alumni united in service this past MLK Day.
Perks of the Confirmed AmeriCorps Member Facebook Group
When you accept your offer to serve with us, you’ll be invited to join a special, private Facebook group that connects you with other future AmeriCorps members at your site. Read on to learn what we offer you in these online communities.
Balancing Service with Self Care
Being passionate about your work, especially that of a City Year AmeriCorps member, leaves little time for yourself. Research shows that taking care of your health and well-being are important, and it allows you to bring your best self into work every day by making you more productive, boosting your immune system and more. Click to read our self-care tips.
4 Tips for Making the Best First Impression Through your Job Application
At City Year, we understand the importance of a solid first impression. When applying for jobs, filling out job applications and submitting your cover letter and resume usually mean that your first impression is made before you even get to meet future employers in person. There are many small steps you can take to make a big difference, transforming your first impression from a good one to a great one! Here are a few tips from the members of City Year’s Talent Acquisition team that will help you do that with confidence.
Living on a Stipend: Quick, Healthy and Affordable Meals
After working a long day, cooking a complex meal with many ingredients is sometimes the last thing you want to do. From breakfast to dinner here are some quick, delicious and nourishing recipes that are sure to keep your stomachs full without leaving your wallets empty.