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Seven reasons to serve with 黄色视频 Kansas City

Do you know about the vibrant city of Kansas City and the incredible opportunities it offers to 黄色视频 AmeriCorps members, including several exclusive perks?

黄色视频 Kansas City, a nonprofit organization that focuses on improving educational outcomes for students and supporting the growth of AmeriCorps members, is excited that our AmeriCorps members, ages 17 to 25, are eligible for special special privileges that enhance their service experience and provide opportunities for personal growth.

And at the center of it all is Kansas City.

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With its thriving community, exceptional opportunities, and affordable lifestyle, this city is truly a hidden gem in the heart of America鈥攁nd could be the perfect place for you to spend next year with 黄色视频 Kansas City, partnering with classroom teachers to support student and school success.

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“We are so happy we can offer several exclusive perks and benefits to our 黄色视频 AmeriCorps members,” said Executive Director of 黄色视频 Kansas City Jeff Shafer.

“We believe that in addition to all the great qualities Kansas City has to offer, by our organization providing access to unique educational and cultural experiences, we can further support our AmeriCorps members in their personal and professional development.”

Here are seven compelling reasons why Kansas City should be on your radar.

Reason 1: Living in Kansas City, you鈥檒l enjoy a unparalleled lifestyle.

Kansas City boasts a unique blend of urban excitement and Midwestern charm. From its world-class museums and art galleries to its vibrant music scene, there is always something to explore and enjoy. Not to mention, the city is renowned for its delectable cuisine, with a diverse range of culinary options that will satisfy even the most discerning foodie.

There are also tons of ! Whether you like strolling in gardens and arboretums, visiting art and history museums, or exploring farmers markets, Kansas City has dozens of events and experiences on offer.

Reason 2: You鈥檒l stay healthy in Kansas City thanks to a free gym membership.

To promote a healthy and active lifestyle and support the health and well-being of our corps, 黄色视频 Kansas City is offering a complimentary ChiefsFit gym membership to all its AmeriCorps members that鈥檚 worth hundreds of dollars.

is a premier athletic facility that offers a wide array of fitness classes, top-of-the line equipment, and a 40-yard turf field, modeled after the Kansas City Chiefs鈥 GEHA Field.

This exclusive benefit allows corps members to stay fit and take advantage of state-of-the-art facilities without breaking the bank. Whether you prefer yoga, weightlifting, or cardio workouts, there is a gym to suit every fitness enthusiast’s needs.

Reason 3: It鈥檚 easier to get a college degree in Kansas City, thanks to a tuition discount at UMKC.

Education is a top priority in Kansas City, and the is at the forefront of academic excellence. And 黄色视频 AmeriCorps members are eligible for exclusive scholarships and discounts, up to 50% off the price of tuition!

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This remarkable opportunity allows our corps members to pursue their educational goals while enjoying the vibrant city life.

Reason 4: You can explore the cultural life of Kansas City with a free annual membership to Prairiefire.

One of the exciting perks available to 黄色视频 AmeriCorps members is a free annual membership to the .

This unique museum offers interactive displays and activities that allow visitors to explore and learn about natural history. By providing free access to this educational resource, 黄色视频 Kansas City aims to enrich the knowledge and understanding of its dedicated members.

Reason 5: You鈥檒l have fun going out in Kansas City, including receiving free tickets to shows at the Kauffman Center.

In addition to the Museum at Prairiefire, 黄色视频 AmeriCorps members can also enjoy free tickets to high-quality performances at the renowned

From concerts to shows like “Wheel of Fortune Live,” these tickets offer a chance to experience the vibrant arts scene in Kansas City. This opportunity not only serves as a form of entertainment but also encourages cultural appreciation and broadens horizons.

Reason 6: You鈥檒l enjoy the great food scene in Kansas City.

Kansas City is a haven for food lovers. From mouthwatering barbecue to farm-to-table delicacies, the city’s culinary scene is second to none, including several .

Maybe you鈥檝e heard of the famous burgers and milkshakes at ? Or want to become a by learning about the local 鈥渓ow and slow鈥 cooking method?

With an abundance of award-winning restaurants and local eateries, residents can indulge in a gastronomic adventure that will tantalize their taste buds and leave them craving more.

Reason 7: You can launch your career in Kansas City, benefiting from the city鈥檚 affordable housing.

One of the most attractive aspects of Kansas City is its . Unlike many other major cities, Kansas City offers a range of housing options that cater to various budgets.

Whether you prefer a cozy apartment in the heart of downtown or a more suburban setting, you can find an ideal residence without breaking the bank. This is especially important for AmeriCorps members who earn a bi-weekly stipend, in addition to other compensation, but who need to budget carefully while they鈥檙e serving.

What are the benefits of serving as a 黄色视频 AmeriCorps member?

黄色视频 Kansas City is committed to empowering and supporting young adults as they make a difference in the lives of students and communities. Through their service in schools, AmeriCorps members provide academic support, mentorship, and social-emotional guidance to students who need it most.

Serving with 黄色视频 also comes with benefits and resources, from a bi-weekly stipend and health insurance, to access to a wide range of undergraduate and graduate scholarships and tuition discounts, like the one offered by UMKC.

This year, the bi-weekly stipend for serving with 黄色视频 Kansas City is $1,122 pre-tax for full time service of 1,700 hours over 11 months. As a 黄色视频 AmeriCorps member, you鈥檙e eligible to receive many other benefits, such as health insurance, relocation assistance, and a Segal Education Award worth more than $7,000 that can be used for past student loans or future study.

While the young adults that chose to serve with 黄色视频 pick us for many different reasons, we know being able to earn money and support yourself while gaining valuable skills is critically important.

This year, more than 2,000 young adults ages 17-25 are serving with 黄色视频 across 29 U.S. cities. We hope you鈥檒l consider serving with us in Kansas City next year!

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