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City Year UK appoints new Chief Executive

Kevin Munday has this week been unveiled as the new Chief Executive of youth social action charity City Year UK.

Kevin, who will start work with City Year UK from September joins from the charity ThinkForward… Read more ›

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Heidrick & Struggles and City Year UK Bring Together Top Business Leaders to Inspire the Next Generation

Some of UK’s top leaders from business, government and public life gathered on April 10 and 11 in central London to share advice they would give to their 18 year-old selves at Heidrick & Struggles | JCA Group’s annual Career Builder event, hosted in partnership with youth social action charity City Year UK.  … Read more ›

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Third Sector’s Fundraiser of the Week: Caley Eldred of City Year UK

Our Director of Development Caley Eldred talks reputation, regulation and superpowers.… Read more ›

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#PressforProgress | International Women’s Day

This year’s theme for International Women’s Day was Press for Progress, highlighting the need for a continued push to achieve gender parity across the globe.

At City Year UK we shone the spotlight onto our volunteer mentors, sharing some of their inspirational stories.… Read more ›

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Independent review into youth full-time social action publishes recommendations

City Year UK leads call for ‘decisive action’

The independent review into youth full time social action published its findings and recommendations today.… Read more ›

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Deputy Mayor visits Barking Abbey School with City Year UK

Matthew Ryder, Deputy Mayor for Social Integration, Social Mobility and Community Engagement, spent the morning at Barking Abbey School with our team of volunteers who serve as mentors and role models at the school.… Read more ›

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David Blunkett calls for national Government programme of full-time volunteering

Call follows a report showing full-time volunteering would net the UK economy up to £119m

The Rt. Hon The Lord David Blunkett is leading calls for Theresa May to invest in a national programme of full-time volunteering for young people. … Read more ›

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City Year UK at the Charity Times Awards 2017

City Year UK was shortlisted in two categories at last night’s Charity Times Awards, held at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge Hotel in London.… Read more ›

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Aramark employees in London join forces with City Year UK to share nutrition knowledge, inspire families to lead healthy lifestyles

On September 20th 2017, 34 Aramark team members volunteered to support Shoreditch Park Primary School, on Aramark Building Community Day (ABC Day), the company’s global day of service, bringing health and wellness education and workforce readiness programs to families in London.… Read more ›

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[BLOG] How has City Year UK supported my development?: Shayna Mehta

City Year UK aims to support and encourage pupils from disadvantaged communities to succeed in school. However, not only do they help the children, they also guide us volunteer mentors.… Read more ›

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