Walmart Store #5791 Supports Communities In Schools of Mid-America

PITTSBURG, KANSAS – Communities In Schools of Mid-America® (CIS of Mid-America™) is pleased to announce it has received a $1,500 grant from Walmart Store #5791 in Pittsburg, KS. The funds will be used to support CIS of Mid-America programming in Pittsburg Community Schools. Together, Walmart and the Walmart Foundation generally provide more than $1 billion […]

Elm Acres Foundation Supports Communities In Schools of Mid-America

PARSONS and PITTSBURG, KANSAS – Communities In Schools of Mid-America® (CIS of Mid-America™) is pleased to announce it has received a $5,000 grant from The Elm Acres Foundation.  The funds will be used to provide basic needs assistance at Parsons High School, Parsons Middle School, George Nettles Elementary School, Lakeside Elementary School, Meadowlark Elementary School, […]

El Dorado Charities Auxiliary Supports Communities In Schools of Mid-America

EL DORADO, KANSAS – Communities In Schools of Mid-America® (CIS of Mid-America™) is pleased to announce it has received a $1,000 grant from El Dorado Charities Auxiliary. The funds will be used to support CIS of Mid-America programming at El Dorado Middle School. El Dorado Charities Auxiliary is a group of passionate women within the […]

Earl Bane Foundations 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 $15,000 grant from the Earl Bane Foundation. The funds will be used to support CIS of Mid-America programming at Lakewood Middle School and Salina Central High School. The Earl Bane Foundation gives primarily to higher education, […]

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. The funds will be used to support CIS of Mid-America programming at Ottawa Middle School and Ottawa High School. The mission of Bank of the West’s Charitable Investments […]

Bank of America Charitable Foundation Supports Communities In Schools of Mid-America

KANSAS CITY, MO – Communities In Schools of Mid-America® (CIS of Mid-America™) is pleased to announce it has received a $4,500 grant from the Bank of America Charitable Foundation. The funds will be used to support CIS of Mid-America programming at three public and four charter schools in Kansas City, MO. Through its partnerships, Bank […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]