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Dear City Year Alumni -

Over the past several months, we have had the opportunity to work with local champions in Kansas City, MO that are committed to bringing City Year to their community.  We are thrilled to be expanding to our 27th site in Kansas City!

We are projecting to be on track to secure board approval on April 29th to launch our Kansas City startup team, with Senior Corps Members beginning service in July 2015. A start-up corps will be launched in the fall of 2015.

We are looking for a talented and energetic team to build our presence and ensure the site is prepared for a strong launch bybuilding strong school partnerships, piloting school-based service and engaging community members.  Our Dallas startup team had a strong contingent of alumni, and we hope to see more of you join our team in Kansas City!

To learn more and to apply for this unique opportunity, please check out our staff and senior corps positions below.  Find all Kansas City job listings** at our Careers Page:

Startup Director

Serve as the primary leader, external champion, and internal manager of the City Year Kansas City Startup Team. Anticipated start date: Mid-June

Impact Director

Develop and implement City Year Kansas City’s educational partnerships, vision, and measurable impact and the overall management of school relationships with Kansas City Public Schools.  Anticipated start date: Mid-June

Impact Manager (2)

Drive successful implementation of the Whole School Whole Child model by building and cultivating strong school partnerships and developing a team of committed, idealistic leaders and school practitioners. Anticipated start date: July 1

Operations Manager

Ensure that the site functions smoothly and efficiently in general operations, including finance tracking, vendor relations, and HP & ITS support.  Anticipated start date: July 1

Development Manager

Assist in the creation, management, and implementation of the development strategy for City Year Kansas City.  Anticipated start date: July 1

Senior AmeriCorps Member

Powerfully lead a team of AmeriCorps members in service.  



For questions regarding startup staff positions, please contact Emma Wright (, Talent Acquisition Manager.

For questions regarding startup Senior Corps positions please contact Shira Weiner (, Regional Admissions Director.

The alumni community has played an integral role in founding every expansion site in the City Year network and we are looking to alumni once again to powerfully found Kansas City.

Thank you for your service and all you do to build a stronger City Year.

Love & Peace,