City Year Overview

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  • Boston, MA
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1988
  • Nonprofit Organization
  • Education Training Services
  • $100 to $500 million (USD)


City Year helps students and schools succeed. Diverse teams of City Year AmeriCorps members provide support to students, classrooms and the whole school, helping to ensure that students in systemically under-resourced schools receive a high-quality education that prepares them ...
Mission: City Year is contributing to a clearer and bolder vision of what public schools can and should be for all children: places of learning, exploration and risk-taking, where every student feels connected to the school community; where data informs practices that promote student ...

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Michael Brown
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Mar 5, 2021
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Strong community, mission and dedication to social justice


Low pay and inequitable work loads
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City Year Interviews

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    Positive Experience
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    Hour long interview, talks about how you handle challenges and how much you know about City Year. I did my interview online , my interviewer seemed distracted, but overall it was a relatively easy process.

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City Year Awards & Accolades

  • 4 Star Rating (Out of 4 Stars), Charity Navigator
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What are perks and other benefits like at City Year?

...Team culture, purposeful work, inclusive, many growth opportunities, great benefits for corps members (access to public transit, therapy, healthcare, etc)...

June 6, 2020

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