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Apr 19, 2018, 10:04 ET City Year Joins Comcast NBCUniversal to Bring 17th Annual Comcast Cares Day to Life

On Saturday, April 21st, City Year will once again join forces with Comcast NBCUniversal for the 17th annual Comcast Cares Day. The event is...


Mar 14, 2018, 12:59 ET City Year Names David L. Cohen and Jonathan S. Lavine Co-Chairs of its National Board of Trustees

City Year, an education nonprofit fueled by national service that helps students and schools to succeed, announced today that David L. Cohen and...


Nov 16, 2017, 17:47 ET City Year Selected as Partner in National Effort to Strengthen Relationships Across Young People's Lives

Search Institute has selected City Year to be one of five national partners to co-create and test innovative ways to strengthen the relationships...


Sep 08, 2017, 17:29 ET City Year Kicks-Off Program to Support Students in Five High-Need Public Schools in Memphis

City Year, an education organization that helps students and schools succeed, today announced the official launch of its Memphis program to build...


Apr 21, 2017, 11:16 ET City Year Joins Comcast NBCUniversal for 16th Annual Comcast Cares Day

On Saturday, April 22, 2017, City Year will once again join forces with Comcast NBCUniversal for the 16th annual Comcast Cares Day. More than 700...


Mar 16, 2017, 18:13 ET Statement by Michael Brown, CEO and Co-Founder of City Year, on the White House's Proposed Elimination of AmeriCorps and the Corporation for National and Community Service

City Year, an education nonprofit fueled by AmeriCorps that is dedicated to helping students and schools succeed, today issued a statement from its...


Sep 16, 2016, 13:30 ET City Year Kicks-Off Partnership To Support Students In Five High-Need Kansas City Schools

City Year, an education-focused national service organization that helps students and schools succeed, today announced the official launch of a...


Jul 19, 2016, 12:39 ET Comcast NBCUniversal Leadership Awards Honor City Year Alumni Making a Difference in Their Communities

At this year's leadership awards ceremony, five City Year alumni leaders were presented with the Comcast NBCUniversal Leadership Award, in...


May 17, 2016, 09:00 ET City Year Names Larry Neiterman To National Board Of Trustees

Larry Neiterman, principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP, has been named to the National Board of Trustees for City Year, the national education...


Apr 30, 2016, 09:00 ET City Year Joins Comcast NBCUniversal for 15th Annual Comcast Cares Day

 On Saturday, April 30th, City Year will once again join forces with Comcast NBCUniversal for the 15th annual Comcast Cares Day.  The...


Feb 23, 2016, 12:55 ET City Year Announces Partnership with Department of Education and White House

Representing 3,000 AmeriCorps members who currently support nearly 200,000 students in 292 of our country's highest need schools, City Year today...


Nov 17, 2015, 14:55 ET Save National Service Funding, Urges City Year

In response to the imminent approval of spending proposals that would devastate national service programs in communities nationwide, Michael Brown,...


Nov 05, 2015, 10:10 ET Deloitte Renews Support Of City Year, Becomes Its "National Strategy And Innovation Sponsor"

 City Year and Deloitte have announced that Deloitte is renewing its support as City Year's "National Strategy and Innovation Sponsor" for the...


Sep 11, 2015, 17:06 ET 300 City Year AmeriCorps Members Pledge Year Of Service In L.A.'s High-Need Schools

 Mayor Eric Garcetti and Los Angeles Unified School District Board President Steve Zimmer joined City Year Los Angeles and hundreds of...


Sep 09, 2015, 12:00 ET City Year Kicks-Off Program To Support Students In Five High-Need Dallas Public Schools

City Year, the education-focused national service organization that helps students and schools succeed, today announced the launch of a...


Jul 16, 2015, 09:10 ET Comcast NBCUniversal Leadership Awards Recognize Outstanding City Year Alumni

 City Year, a national education organization that unites young adults for a year of service in high-need urban schools, presented Comcast...


Jun 16, 2015, 09:00 ET City Year Receives $2.5 Million Grant From The New York Life Foundation

City Year, an education-focused nonprofit organization that helps students to stay in school and on track to graduation, announced today that it...


May 07, 2015, 13:23 ET City Year DC Announces "Lifetime of Idealism" Award Winner at 15th Anniversary Gala

On May 12, City Year Washington, DC will host its 15th anniversary gala, where they will present Jim Cicconi, Senior Executive Vice President of...


May 07, 2015, 08:43 ET City Year and CollegeWeekLive Partner to Better Support Student Outcomes

City Year, a national education organization that unites young adults for a year of service in high-need urban schools, is pleased to announce its...


Mar 16, 2015, 12:48 ET California Attorney General Kamala Harris to Keynote "Women Investing in Education"

California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris, the first woman, the first African-American and the first South Asian to hold the office in the...


Mar 13, 2015, 13:52 ET Martin Luther King III and Representative Corrine Brown Inspire Students at Andrew Jackson High School

Andrew Jackson High School, the oldest fully accredited high school in Duval County hosted Mr. Martin Luther King III and U.S. Congresswoman...


Mar 09, 2015, 09:00 ET City Year Philadelphia Corps Members Get A Jumpstart Through Comcast NBCUniversal Career Day

 To help City Year corps members transition from their year of service to the next step in their professional journeys, Comcast NBCUniversal...


Feb 18, 2015, 10:20 ET City Year Chief Strategy Officer AnnMaura Connolly named member of Presidential Leadership Scholars Inaugural Class

 AnnMaura Connolly, Chief Strategy Officer and Executive Vice President, City Year and President, Voices for National Service, has been...


Feb 17, 2015, 09:30 ET City Year Launches Pilot Program to Support Students in Two High-Need Dallas Public Schools

 City Year, a national education organization that unites young adults for a year of service in high-need urban schools, is pleased to announce...


Dec 02, 2014, 14:40 ET NVIDIA Co-Founder's Family Donates $1 Million To Support City Year San Jose/Silicon Valley

City Year San Jose/Silicon Valley announced today that it will be able to support thousands more under-served students in East San Jose, thanks to...