Monthly Archives: June 2017

Yardley MP goes back to school

Jess Phillips MP visited Yardley Primary School on Monday 19 June to see how City Year UK’s full-time volunteers help tackle educational inequality in her constituency.… Read more ›

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[BLOG] Team Lighthouse Volunteers’ Week Round-up: Girvin Gill

Volunteers’ week is an annual event which takes place at the start of June. It celebrates the contribution of millions of volunteers throughout the UK. It is run by the NCVO (National Council for Voluntary Organisations). … Read more ›

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State Street brings pupils together for transatlantic video call

Thanks to State Street, which supports City Year in the US and UK, we were able to bring pupils from London and Boston together in a virtual video conference last week.… Read more ›

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City Year UK is joining over 700 organisations saying #iwill for young people in National Volunteer’s Week

7th June 2017 – Young people across the UK as young as 10 are doing inspirational things in their communities every day to help others, through social action activities such as campaigning, fundraising, or volunteering their time. … Read more ›

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[BLOG] Six things I have learnt from being a full-time volunteer with City Year UK: Alison Lydon

It’s Volunteers’ Week, what better way to celebrate my time at City Year UK then to share six things I have learnt as a full-time volunteer! So here goes…… Read more ›
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[BLOG] Why I Serve: Josh Wood

In November of last year I was fortunate enough to be introduced to two City Year UK Alumni who had changed their lives for the better through City Year UK.… Read more ›

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