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April 2, 2015  

In This Issue

1. Nominations Are Open!
2. 'Serve A Year' Campaign
3. Tips for Financial Success
4. Seeking Educational Leader
5. Partner Announcements
6. Hot Jobs


Todd Marsh, Cleveland '11

What started as a service year became a career >


April 16:  CYNY Alumni & Friends Fundraiser
April 17: Comcast NBCUniversal
Leadership Awards Deadline

April 17: CollegeSpring Mentor Deadline (CA)
April 20: Roadtrip Nation: Code Trip Application Due
April 25:  Philadelphia Teacher Residency Deadline
April 30: AmeriCorps Alums Tips for Financial Success webinar
May 1: Dallas Teacher Residency Deadline
May 5: Urban Teacher Center Deadline
May 6: AmeriCorps Alums Virtual Grad School Fair


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25th Anniversary Alumni Campaign 

Imagine the day when 10,000 corps members in 38 cities put on their red jacket.

>>Join the Campaign

2015 Comcast NBCUniversal Leadership Awards:
Who Will You Nominate?

The Comcast NBCUniversal Leadership Awards recognize outstanding 
City Year alumni who have continued their dedication to community service; who maintain a commitment to excellence; who create sustainable solutions for social change; and who exemplify the core values of City Year.

awards will be presented at City Year's Summer Academy. In addition to receiving an award recognizing their achievement, each Comcast Leadership Award recipient receives a $1,000 leadershipgrant to be used for continuing education or furthering their philanthropic efforts. 

Nomination deadline:  Friday, April 17, 2015

More information
> Download Nomination Form and Letter of Support template
> View recap of 2014 Awards ceremony
> View list of all past honorees (1995-2014)

Jimmy Kimmel, Chelsea Clinton Inspire Youth to "Serve a Year"

Check out their inspiring and funny PSA to announce 'Serve a Year' - a campaign to encourage young people to spend a year serving their communities. #ninjawarriorsquad


 AmeriCorps Alums Career Webinar:  Tips for Financial
With support from currently serving AmeriCorps members in Points of Light’s 
Financial Opportunity Corps, join AmeriCorps Alums for a discussion on money values, financial goals and setting a plan for yourself.

Thursday, April 30 at 2:00 - 3:00 PM EST

Register here and gain insight from VISTAs with experience coaching people to greater economic opportunity. 

Interested to know what other career webinars you've missed?  

Click here to access the AmeriCorps Alums Career Webinar Archive

Seeking an Educational Leader for Founding Principal/Principal Fellow at Compass Academy

City Year is supporting Compass Academy, an extraordinary new school in Denver, Colorado. We are looking for an exceptional educator to join Compass Academy’s founding team and serve as Founding Principal or Principal Resident/Fellow.  Reporting to the Executive Director, the Principal will lead all academic and operational functions of the school, with a focus on instruction and the successful development, growth and achievement of every student.  You can visit Compass Academy’s recruitment website for more information, or to refer a candidate, please email us at


 Partner Announcements

Click here to learn about job opportunities, scholarships, and more for City Year Alumni!

Hot Jobs at City Year


New Site Development Manager, Headquarters
Finance and Operations Coordinator, Philadelphia

See all open positions at City Year here.

Hot Jobs on our Career Board

Food Educator with Local Matters, Columbus OH
Community Outreach Coordinator with KaBOOM!, Washington DC

Check out our Career Board here.

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Alumni & Career Services

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