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Starry Night: A Virtual Bright Spot

Join us as we share stories of impact & continue the tradition of celebrating AmeriCorps members' service & our valued partners with Starry Night: A Virtual Bright Spot.

Tune in to our Virtual Bright Spot Event!

Live NOW on Facebook and YouTube.

Join us on Thursday, May 21, 2020 for our virtual celebration of service! Hosted by NBC10 Boston’s Latoyia Edwards, Starry Night: A Virtual Bright Spot, presented by Bain Capital Community Partnerships, will bring together our City Year Boston community to celebrate the impact of our AmeriCorps membershear how they’re supporting Boston Public School students now in virtual classrooms, and the importance of their continued support in the next school year. 

Starry Night: A Virtual Bright Spot will air on Facebook Live and YouTube Live at 5:30pm and again at 8:30pmBe sure to follow the City Year Facebook page and subscribe to the City Year YouTube channel for notifications. 

Music by Soul Monstahs Band 

Host: Latoyia Edwards, NBC10 Boston 

Remarks from:
Sandra Lopez Burke, Vice President & Executive Director City Year Boston
Sally Dornaus, Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer, Bain Capital Credit
Maya Chung, AmeriCorps member serving on the Bain Capital team at Henry Grew Elementary School
Sam Texeira, Educator, Boston Public Schools

Be sure to follow #CYBrightSpot on Instagram & Twitter.

Recent Press:

Help Students Succeed with City Year Boston’s Virtual Fundraiser – NBC10 Boston
Nonprofits see big drop in fund-raising while demand for services rise – The Boston Globe
Teachers and City Year Team Up to Manage Virtual Classroom Challenges – Dig Boston

Sponsorship opportunities available. Contact Mollie Puskar for sponsorship information.


Kristen and Jim Atwood
Patti Jeanne and Kevin Barry
Charlotte Mao and Michael Brown
Julie and Kevin Callaghan
Tushara Canekeratne
Scott Collins
Stephanie and John Connaughton
Sally and David Dornaus
Sandy and Paul Edgerley
Diane and Neil Exter
Corinne and Tim Ferguson
Carol and Stephen Geremia
Christa and Jeff Hawkins
Melanie and Stephen Hoffmeister
Rosabeth Moss Kanter
Jeannie and Jonathan Lavine
Dianne and Bill Ledingham
Anne Lovett and Steve Woodsum
David Manfredi 
Brooke and Will Muggia
Marion and David Mussafer
Molly Shannon
Robin and Perry Traquina

Isabel Barros (’12, ‘13)
Doug Beaudoin
Chris Biotti
Ronnie and Reed Chisholm
Donna and Steve Hackley
Latoyia Edwards
Anne Helgen and Michael Gilligan
Julie Joyal and Paul Reville
Pam and Art Kelleher
Lisa and Steve Lebovitz
Lisa and Eran Lobel
Ellie and Phil Loughlin
Fred Maynard and Leila Blodgett
Josh and Alex McCall
Kate and Warren Mead
Antonia and Joe Nedder
Elin and Larry Neiterman
Cynthia Orellana
Eileen and John Sivolella
Beth and Tom Sorbo
Trina and Newcomb Stillwell
Aaron and Teresa von Staats
Sam Texeira (‘13)
Anne and Brian Trinque
Terry and Robert Wadsworth
Sophie and James Ward (‘05, ‘06)
Shelley and Greg Why
Janelle Woods-McNish and Hansley McNish

Event Details
  • Event location Online
  • Event date Thursday, May 21, 2020
  • Event time 6:00 pm – 10:30 pm EST
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