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Communities In Schools of Mid-America Asks: Are You All In For Kids?

Lawrence, KS – Communities In Schools of Mid-America wants to know: Are you all in for kids? To celebrate its 25th Anniversary of serving schools, CIS of Mid-America is kicking off a year-long virtual giving campaign, Challenge 25, today. Challenge 25 is an opportunity for community members to be #AllinforKids and spread awareness about CIS […]

CIS of Mid-America receives grant from El Dorado Community Foundation

By Deanna Bonn | Butler County Times-Gazette El Dorado Community Foundation (ECF) has selected this year’s grant recipients. The Foundation awarded a total of $12,410 in grant funds. The organizations being awarded this year are: El Dorado Senior Center, Inc. $610 Partners In Education Foundation, Inc. $400 Communities In Schools of Mid-America $750 Kansas Oil […]

Kelly Administration Awards TANF Youth and Family Stability Grants

Kansas families will now have greater access to family support programs that provide stability during these uncertain times. Today, Governor Laura Kelly and Department for Children and Families Secretary Laura Howard awarded Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Youth and Family Stability Grants to eight agencies from across the state. “COVID-19 has created a lot […]

Statement From Communities In Schools of Mid-America:

In all our lives, the time comes to take a stand for what is right.  We are in such a time now after the horrific and unthinkable death of George Floyd.  And, while the specific brutality of his death stunned us all, it is also only the latest act of violence toward a black person.  […]

City of El Dorado Supports Communities In Schools of Mid-America

El Dorado, KS – Communities In Schools of Mid-America is pleased to announce it has received a $7,500 grant from the City of El Dorado. The funds will be used to support the Communities In Schools program located at El Dorado Middle School. Communities In Schools of Mid-America focuses its work in schools and beyond, […]

City of Garden City Supports Communities In Schools of Mid-America

Garden City, KS – Communities In Schools of Mid-America is pleased to announce it has received a $4,000 grant from the City of Garden City. The funds will be used to support the Communities In Schools program located at Garden City High School. Communities In Schools of Mid-America focuses its work in schools and beyond, […]

Earl Bane Foundation Supports Communities In Schools of Mid-America

Salina, KS – Communities In Schools of Mid-America is pleased to announce it has received a $15,000 grant from the Earl Bane Foundation. The funds will be used to support the Communities In Schools programs located at Salina’s Lakewood Middle School and Central High School. Communities In Schools of Mid-America focuses its work in schools […]