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Communities In Schools of Mid-America is Off to the Races!

Lawrence, KS – Communities In Schools of Mid-America® (CIS of Mid-America™), an affiliate of the nation’s largest and most effective dropout prevention organization, is racing to the finish line in the 27th Annual Sertoma Great Topeka Duck Race.   On September 17th, more than 10,000 rubber ducks will be dropped into Topeka’s Lake Shawnee for […]

Bo’s Hog Wild Supports Communities In Schools of Mid-America

OTTAWA, KANSAS – Communities In Schools of Mid-America® (CIS of Mid-America™) is pleased to announce it has been chosen as a recipient of the 35th Annual Bo’s Hog Wild Children’s Fund. The Bo’s Hog Wild Children’s Fund hosts an annual event to raise funds for local charities serving kids. Each year, approximately 700 guests attend […]

Emporia Community Foundation Supports Communities In Schools of Mid-America

Emporia, KS – Communities In Schools of Mid-America is pleased to announce it has received a $4,000 grant from the Emporia Community Foundation through the 79 Fund.  The funds will support students at CIS programs in Logan Avenue, Walnut, William Allen White Elementary Schools, and Emporia High School. Communities In Schools of Mid-America focuses its […]

Evergy Supports Communities In Schools of Mid-America

TOPEKA, KS – Communities In Schools of Mid-America is pleased to announce it has received a $15,000 grant from Evergy.  The funds will be used to support programs in the following communities in Kansas served by CIS:  Chanute, El Dorado, Emporia, Fort Scott, Independence, Marysville, Neodesha, Ottawa, Parsons, Pittsburg, Topeka, and Uniontown. This grant will also […]

Finnup Foundation Supports Communities In Schools of Mid-America

GARDEN CITY, KANSAS – Communities In Schools of Mid-America® (CIS of Mid-America™) is pleased to announce it has received a $20,000 grant from the Finnup Foundation. Funding from this grant will support students that CIS of Mid-America is currently serving at Garden City High School. Communities In Schools is the nation’s largest and most effective […]

Finney County United Way Supports Communities In Schools of Mid-America

GARDEN CITY, KANSAS – Communities In Schools of Mid-America® (CIS of Mid-America™) is pleased to announce it has received a $5,600 grant from the Finney County United Way. Funding from this grant will support students that CIS of Mid-America is currently serving at Garden City High School. Finney County United Way identifies human needs through […]

Bank of the West Supports Communities In Schools of Mid-America

OTTAWA, KANSAS – Communities In Schools of Mid-America® (CIS of Mid-America™) is pleased to announce it has received a $5,000 grant from the Bank of the West. Funding from this grant will support students that CIS of Mid-America is currently serving at Ottawa Middle School and Ottawa High School. Bank of the West has been […]