We build a community of support for children by embedding resources they need within their school.
Story highlights use of hard data and soft skills to reduce dropout rates.
Communities In Schools President Dan Cardinali blogged for “The Huffington Post” about the need for political courage when it comes to doing good for nonprofits.
Randomized controlled trial will study more than 2,000 students in five communities
Engineering a Brighter Future
As a high school student, Javier could not have cared less about his future – but now he’s a college senior with big plans.
Students were promoted to the next grade.
Our Policy Initiatives
Communities In Schools is working very hard to include language within ESEA that will enable federal funding to support our entire network and the young people we serve.
Beyond the Classroom Blog
Money, it turns out, is a lot like light: warm and comforting in its most diffuse state, but powerful as a laser beam when properly focused.
Across the Communities In Schools network, May and June mark the occasion to celebrate our seniors as they graduate and accept their coveted high school diplomas.
As I told the funders at the Center for Effective Philanthropy, real change will depend on a concerted effort by all of the players on the field -- philanthropies, government, and nonprofit leaders.