City Year

About City Year

City Year helps students and schools succeed, while preparing the next generation of civically engaged leaders who can work across lines of difference. In partnership with teachers and schools, City Year AmeriCorps members cultivate learning environments where all students can build on their strengths, fully engage in their learning, and experience success—helping them progress on their journey towards bright futures.

Diverse teams of City Year AmeriCorps members serve in schools full time as student success coaches, helping students cultivate social, emotional and academic skills, whether that’s mastering fractions or learning to work in teams—skills that are important in school and in life. Through their work in schools and communities, City Year AmeriCorps members not only make a difference in the lives of students they serve, but also acquire valuable skills that prepare them to become the next generation of leaders.


Digital Marketing Intern

January 2021 - February 2021 Chicago, IL
“It was great because I had creative freedom when it came to creating infographics. It was also nice having another intern to collab with. I loved that our boss truly cared about us and getting to know us even if it was only a month-long internship. ”


July 2021 Los Angeles, CA
“I like how supportive and quick the staff is with answering questions. Also the connection I have built with my partner teacher has grown every day.”
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Questions & Answers

How can I prepare to interview for a senior projects manager role, specifically to the executive director, at City Year?

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Can someone give me details on what it's like to be a senior projects manager for the executive director at City Year?

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If I were interested in becoming the senior projects manager to the executive director at City Year, what skills might help me in this position?

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