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City Year Memphis places Americorps members in systemically under-resourced schools to support students’ development, growth, and success. Mentorship by AmeriCorps members leads to increased graduation rates and increased on-time graduation for participating students, resulting in improved income and health throughout their careers. City Year Memphis also creates broader systems-level change by promoting social emotional learning approaches and creating partnerships between schools and organizations like Starbucks and Mentor Memphis Grizzlies. Slingshot is honored to partner with City Year Memphis. Click below to view Slingshot's impact assessment and learn more about the vital work City Year Memphis is doing in our community.