Monthly Archives: December 2012

In A Blink of an Eye

As we get closer to the Holiday break, I see this upcoming time useful for reflection. Hello all, this is Brandi Worley once again reporting from Henry Wilson Elementary School. Being a part of the FY13 corps has given me … Continue reading

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Service to a Cause Greater Than Self

By Amanda Forget – 22 years old from Cumberland, RI serving as a corps member at Gossler Park Elementary School “Great Service!” is the break that started and ended our service day on Friday, December 7, 2012.  Project Leader Westleigh … Continue reading

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Starfish Corps Program and 2013

On Wednesday, November 28, the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Team serving at Beech Street Elementary School welcomed over 20 students to City Year’s Starfish Corps afterschool program. Our energy was high and our lesson plan so carefully crafted that our kids … Continue reading

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The Privilege Continues

“It’s a privilege for all of us to serve at City Year.” – Putting idealism to Work (PITW) #158, City Year Idealist Handbook My name is Yulissa Hidalgo and I am a proud member of the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care … Continue reading

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Training for Action

“The hunger for love is much more difficult to remove than the hunger for bread”         -Mother Teresa On Friday, November 30th, I, along with City Year New Hampshire (CYNH) corps members woke up hungry expecting a “light breakfast” from CYNH staff. … Continue reading

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EXPERIENCE CITY YEAR SHADOW DAY!

“I am so glad that I got to attend. It helped clarify some questions about the program and furthered my passion to participate in helping the community. Being able to go to the after school program was a lot of … Continue reading

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Reflections on Service

“I serve because I’ve been given so much in life, and it’s time for me to give back.” Those were the words I delivered at our Opening Day Ceremony and they motivate me every day.  No one ever said it’d … Continue reading

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