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City Year Philadelphia

City Year Philadelphia offers many ways for individuals like you to make a difference. Learn more about how you can help us make a powerful impact in the lives of students across Philadelphia.

Give today to help our students thrive

Every contribution makes a difference and helps our students continue to flourish and reach their full potential.

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Investing in student success

Thank you for supporting City Year Philadelphia! Your ongoing support is essential to the success of our Student Success Coaches and the students they serve in systemically under-resourced schools across Philadelphia. Help us:

  • Improve high school graduation rates and academic performance
  • Strengthen social and emotional skills, like teamwork and decision-making
  • Create equal access to positive learning environments where all students can thrive

Visit this page to learn more about the different ways to make a gift to City Year Philadelphia. For more information or questions, please contact our Development Department at or 267-386-7018.

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Become a Red Jacket Society member

By joining the Red Jacket Society, you can help make possible the work of City Year’s Student Success Coaches, ensuring that students have a chance to “grow up with City Year” and build the skills and mindsets to thrive in school and out.

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Join our Young Friends program

The Young Friends of City Year Philadelphia is a group of young professionals (ages 18-40) who are passionate about the success of students across the city. Members have access to events, volunteer opportunities, and other ways to engage with CYP’s work.

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Double your impact today!

Employee matching gift programs are corporate giving programs in which the company matches donations made by employees to eligible nonprofit organizations. It’s an easy way to double your contribution to us!

Want to see if your company matches gifts? Simply type your company’s name into the search box below to find out if they will match your gift to City Year:

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I support City Year Philadelphia because everyone deserves access to a quality education. City Year provides a 'double win'—students thrive through educational growth, and AmeriCorps members grow professionally. Being a member of the Red Jacket Society has allowed me to further deepen my impact.

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Kerri Strike Stahller City Year Philadelphia Site Board Chair

Thank you to our Red Jacket Society members


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Michael Michelson


Art and Janice Block
Brad and Denise Brubaker
Bob and Debbie Fleischman
Norm and Jaclyn Goldberger
Ted and Wendy Kapnek
Debby Kuhn and Lee Dobkin
David Lincoln and Family
The McCausland Foundation
Mike and Janice Miller
Kerri Strike-Stahller and Teri Stahller
Maggy Wilkinson

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National Partners