Tag Archives: City Year

Appreciating Dartmouth-Hitchcock and TJX Companies

By Cady Hickman, corps member serving at Parker-Varney Elementary School “It’s really inspiring what you do. And you have so much energy!” That was spoken to me yesterday, as I discussed what I do with City Year New Hampshire. It … Continue reading

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Red Jackets, Purple Eagles, and Realizing One’s Life Ambition

By Savannah Siders, corps member serving at McDonough Elementary School I smile at the camera and snap, this moment has been captured in time. It’s June 15th, 2013 and I’m officially a high school graduate. My phone vibrates in my … Continue reading

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Surviving on a Stipend – NH Edition!

As you may or may not know, corps members receive a living stipend to cover the cost of living expenses during their year of service. It can be challenging at times to make ends meet on a quite limited budget … Continue reading

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My Great Grandmother, Onions, and the City Year Impact

By Cady Hickman, corps member serving at Parker-Varney Elementary School The fall of 2013 was an interesting time for me because along with all the amazing opportunities I was experiencing through City Year, I was also experiencing the loss of … Continue reading

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Comcast Career Day 2014!

Two weeks ago, on Friday, January 10th, all 50 corps members from City Year New Hampshire traveled to Boston to join with corps members from City Year Boston and Care Force. Together, they spent the day gaining valuable career advice … Continue reading

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MLK Day of Service in Review

By Blake Benton, corps member serving at Beech Street Elementary School While schools and other state and federal offices were closed, City Year and other AmeriCorps members participated in a full day of service on Monday, January 20th, 2014 in … Continue reading

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New Year, New You…Goals for the Rest of My City Year

By Savannah Siders, corps member serving at McDonough Elementary School Happy New Year, New Hampshire! A resolution, according to the dictionary, is a course of action determined or decided on. Many people start the New Year with a resolution, whether … Continue reading

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Returning to Service with Sprit, Discipline, Purpose and Pride

by Felicia Truman, corps member serving at Gossler Park Elementary School “Marley was dead to begin with…” the narrator began. Even though I’d heard this same ominous line every year for as long as I could remember, as it was … Continue reading

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Why I Can’t Wait to Come Back After The Break

Reflections on the first half of the year By William Ross, corps member serving at Bakersville Elementary School What makes a great year of service? Only half way through the year and I feel a connection with all the students … Continue reading

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Building Relationships With Partner Teachers

By Felicia Truman, corps member serving at Gossler Park Elementary School “If I have seen farther than others, it is because I was standing on the shoulders of giants,” Issac Newton. Every morning when I walk into one of my … Continue reading

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