Ten Years of Visionary Leadership! Congratulations Malissa Martin!

June 21, 2017   |   No Comments

June 20, 2017 – Our board and staff celebrated 10 years of visionary leadership by our President and CEO, Malissa Martin. Under Malissa’s leadership, CIS of Mid-America has grown from small nonprofit serving students in just two communities to a five-state regional agency serving more than 35,000 students each year.   CONGRATULATIONS MALISSA!! HERE’S TO […]

Join our team as a Site Coordinator – Bilingual Position Open in Kansas City, MO

June 13, 2017   |   No Comments

Position at Alta Vista High School in Kansas City, MO available!! For more info….

KC Growth Project Partner SchoolSmartKC Official Launch

April 12, 2017   |   No Comments

Check out the story in the Kansas City Star!!  

Check out our new job openings in Kansas City, MO. Be part of our exciting new expansion into MO!!

March 23, 2017   |   No Comments

New Job Openings in Kansas City, MO! Site Coordinators needed at elementary, middle and high school.

Exciting Hesston College Partnership

January 25, 2017   |   No Comments

Hesston College is proud to partner with Communities In Schools of Mid-America, Inc. (CIS MidAm) in order to provide an opportunity to students with quality academic marks, yet substantial financial need, to obtain a college degree. Hesston College aims to “educate and nurture each student within Christ-centered community.” Through this partnership, CIS and Hesston College seek […]

The Hutchinson Community Foundation Supports CIS of Mid-America

December 5, 2016   |   No Comments

The Hutchinson Community Foundation – Fund for Hutchinson recently awarded CIS of Mid-America a 3-year grant for $10,000 a year to support our program at Hutchinson High School. The support of organizations like the Hutchinson Community Foundation is critical for the ongoing strength and sustainability of our programs and our ability to serve students in need.   Hutchinson […]


November 29, 2016   |   No Comments

Go to our DONATE NOW page to support CIS of Mid-America. Every donation can make a difference!

Welcome Our AmeriCorps VISTA Members – Diane and Alex!

November 18, 2016   |   No Comments

This month we welcome new members to the Northeast and Southeast Kansas affiliate teams. These aren’t just any staff member, they aren’t even employees! Alex McNay and Diane Jarvi will be serving as AmeriCorps VISTA members in Southeast and Northeast, Kansas, respectively. These members serve CIS of Mid-America and support their community in efforts to […]

Check out our Employment Page for positions in Accounting/Finance and Field Services!!

October 17, 2016   |   No Comments

CIS Employment Page – Check it out for new opportunities!

Westar Energy Foundation Continues Support of Our Work in Kansas

October 4, 2016   |   No Comments

We’d like to express our continuing gratitude to the Westar Energy Foundation for their support of our work with vulnerable students in Kansas. And a big thank you to Westar Energy Director of Retail Sales and CIS of Mid-America Board Treasurer, Cindy S. Wilson, for her commitment and hard work on behalf of our team […]