Category Archives: Project Leaders

Blogs from out Project Leaders who are all office based second year corps members.

Balancing Act

It’s that time of the year when the workload can really pile up. It can be hard not to get overwhelmed and swamped- especially in City Year. We run around all day trying to accomplish the many responsibilities that come with … Continue reading

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Letters to Validate

This year I’m not active in two 5th grade classrooms like I was last year. I’m not running to hands that are swung in the air for my attention on math problems. I’m not organizing a line of 5th graders … Continue reading

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BOOT. BRAND. BELIEF. BE.: Timberland

After spending countless hours with my Project Leader team sorting and organizing tools for multiple service projects at Timberland Headquarters, all I could do was think, talk, tweet, Facebook, write and be overly excited about Timberland’s 14th annual Serv-a-palooza! As … Continue reading

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Opening Day!

Although I’ve attended several training sessions and recruitment events within the last few weeks, my main joy came from our Opening Day Ceremony.  The ceremony took place inside Manchester City Hall, on Thursday, September 30th.  Many people came to support … Continue reading

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The Red Jacket

The most visible part of City Year — the most striking element, the thing that students and adults alike remember — is the red jacket. It is a sacred piece of our culture not because of anything inherent in the … Continue reading

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My Time as a Crazy Team Leader

Today marked a major transition for the corps at City Year New Hampshire. For the past week, the new corps members have been on “Crazy Teams,” temporary groups to help them become acclimated to a major part of City Year … Continue reading

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Starting Strong

Hello everyone! My name is Emily Brennan and I proudly serve as the Recruitment Project Leader at City Year New Hampshire.  This year, I am responsible for effectively communicating the mission of City Year to members of the community through … Continue reading

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My Vital Few

Hello everyone! My name is Paul Riley, and I am the Resource Development Project Leader at City Year New Hampshire. Project Leaders are senior corps members who don’t have their own teams of first year corps members. Some of my … Continue reading

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