Salina Area United Way Supports Communities In Schools of Mid-America

SALINA, KANSAS – Communities In Schools of Mid-America® (CIS of Mid-America™) is pleased to announce it has received a $10,000 Make a Difference grant from the Salina Area United Way.  The funds will be used to support CIS of Mid-America programming at Lakewood Middle School and Salina Central High School.

The Salina Area United Way improves the lives of friends and neighbors, making the Salina community a better place to live. Contributions to the Salina Area United Way are invested wisely and locally – with a direct and immediate impact in the areas of health, education, and financial stability.

About Communities In Schools of Mid-America®

Communities In Schools of Mid-America® (CIS of Mid-America™), is part of the nation’s largest organization dedicated to empowering underserved 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. The CIS of Mid-America™ network, with its main office in Lawrence, KS, provides services in 70 schools to approximately 39,000 students each year by placing Student Support Coordinators directly inside the schools to work with students. Learn more at