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Top Reasons Why You鈥檒l Love Living and Working In Memphis

Living and working in Memphis can be a great option for young people, from affordable housing and a vibrant culture to delicious food and outdoor adventures. It鈥檚 a big city with a small-town feel.

And as a 黄色视频 Memphis AmeriCorps member, you鈥檒l be eligible for a range of unique benefits and opportunities鈥攆rom ongoing professional development to support your mentoring and tutoring of students, to exclusive scholarships for undergraduate or graduate degrees, to a Segal Education Award, worth more than $7,000, that can be used for past student loans or future study.

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Learn more about the you鈥檒l receive as a 黄色视频 AmeriCorps member.

Here are some of the best reasons why serving with 黄色视频 Memphis as a student success coach could be a great next step for you:

1. Affordable housing: Memphis is known for its relatively affordable cost of living compared to many other major cities in the United States, . Young adults can find a range of housing options, from apartments in downtown lofts to cozy homes in historic neighborhoods like Midtown or Cooper-Young.

2. Culture: Memphis is steeped in history and culture, particularly in relation to music. As the birthplace of blues, soul, and rock 鈥榥鈥 roll, the city boasts a lively music scene with numerous venues for live performances. Additionally, Memphis is home to iconic cultural institutions like the and Graceland, the former home of Elvis Presley.

3. Food: Memphis is a haven for food enthusiasts, especially those who enjoy barbecue. are legendary, serving up mouthwatering ribs, pulled pork, and brisket. Beyond barbecue, Memphis offers a diverse culinary landscape with influences ranging from Southern comfort food to international cuisine.

4. Outdoors: Despite being a bustling urban center, Memphis is surrounded by natural beauty and outdoor recreational opportunities. Residents can enjoy activities like hiking, biking, and picnicking in one of the largest urban parks in the country. The Mississippi River also provides opportunities for boating, kayaking, and scenic riverfront walks.

5. Arts, entertainment and sports: In addition to its music scene, Memphis offers a thriving arts and entertainment scene. The city is home to numerous art galleries, theaters, and performance venues showcasing a variety of artistic talents. Events like the and the Indie Memphis Film Festival attract artists and visitors from around the world.

黄色视频 Memphis also partners with the city鈥檚 pro basketball team, the Grizzlies, and corps members sometimes receive perks, like free tickets to games!

6. Pathways for future teachers: You don鈥檛 have to be interested in a career in education to serve with 黄色视频鈥攐ur 40,000 alums are currently working and leading across a wide range of professions鈥攂usiness, health, law, social services, and many more.

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聽Learn more about the impact 黄色视频鈥檚 alumni continue to make where they live and work.

But nearly half of our alums currently work in the education sector, as classroom teachers, administrators, school social workers, or at education focused nonprofits. Their experience as student success coaches confirmed that education is the right career path for them.

And City Year is building robust partnerships with teacher training programs across the country, building to make it easier and more accessible for our AmeriCorps members and alums to train to become teachers.

It鈥檚 especially important to train and prepare more teachers of color, more male teachers and more male teachers of color鈥攁nd 黄色视频 Memphis has a strong track record in supporting AmeriCorps members who aspire to become teachers and helping them enter teacher training programs.

Overall, living in Memphis offers young adults an affordable yet vibrant lifestyle with plenty of fun things to do and ample opportunities for outdoor adventure.

And serving with 黄色视频 Memphis offers young people unique opportunities to learn and grow, right along with the students they serve, and prepare for their next step鈥攚hether that鈥檚 additional education, career or more service.

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