Kendra Scott and Communities In Schools of Mid-America Partner for “Kendra Gives Back” Event

Lawrence, KS – As part of its ongoing 25th Anniversary celebration, Communities In Schools (CIS) of Mid-America is partnering with jeweler and philanthropist Kendra Scott to host a “Kendra Gives Back” fundraising event.

For two days only, November 13 and November 14, shoppers will be able to use the code: GIVEBACK-05YF in selected Kendra Scott stores or online.  When this code is applied, Kendra Gives Back will donate 20% of the sale to CIS of Mid-America.  RSVP at to receive a reminder and avoid missing the chance to support at-risk students while getting you or someone you love a beautiful piece of jewelry.

“We are very excited to partner with Kendra Scott for this event,” said Malissa Martin, CIS of Mid-America President & CEO.  “This is a unique and fantastic way for people to do some early holiday or any occasion gift shopping while helping support our organization.”

The Kendra Gives Back community-giving program allows community members to host in-store and online events for causes and organizations that work to improve health & wellness, education & entrepreneurship, and empowerment.  There are two Kendra Scott stores (Town Center Crossing in Leawood, KS, and in the Country Club Plaza in KC, MO) within the CIS of Mid-America region participating in this two-day event for in-person shopping.  For those ordering online, please use go to to use the coupon code GIVEBACK-05YF.

For more information, please contact Jessica Peña at jessica.peñ


About Communities In Schools of Mid-America

Communities In Schools (CIS) of Mid-America is part of the nation’s largest organization dedicated to empowering at-risk students to stay in school and on a path to a brighter future. We do whatever it takes to ensure that all kids – regardless of the challenges they may face – have what they need to realize their potential. With its main office in Lawrence, KS, the CIS of Mid-America network currently provides services in more than 60 schools to approximately 35,000 students each year by placing individuals directly inside the schools to work with students.

About Kendra Scott

Kendra Scott is a fashion-lifestyle brand of big dreams, colorful confidence, and inspired design. Founded on Family, Fashion and Philanthropy, Kendra Scott believes their employees and customers are the heart and soul of the brand and that giving back is the truest form of success. The Kendra Scott purpose is to thoughtfully and joyfully connect through beautiful jewelry that gives back to the causes and people you care about most.  Through the Kendra Gives Back program, the jewelry brand has hosted over 30,000 philanthropic events and donated more than $30 million to various causes to date.