Attention: October is National Dropout Prevention Month. CIS recognizes its Success Coaches and program volunteers for helping to reduce the dropout rate in our community!

CIS earns Platinum GuideStar Nonprofit Profile Seal

Nov. 04, 2019 | Event News

Communities In Schools of Brunswick County earned the 2019 Platinum GuideStar Nonprofit Profile Seal of Transparency, the highest level of recognition offered by GuideStar, the world’s largest source of nonprofit information. CIS…Read More

Raise the Age in North Carolina

Oct. 31, 2019 | Program News

In 2019, North Carolina will finally raise the age, 100 years after creating the juvenile code that defined 16- and 17-year-olds as adults. Most 16- and 17-year-olds charged with crimes in North…Read More

CIS helping to change TJ’s life

Oct. 22, 2019 | Program News

Thomas “TJ” Willard was referred to the CIS Action for Success program at Supply Elementary School in 4th grade due to excessive behavior referrals and was identified as possibly benefitting from mentorship…Read More

CIS receives International Paper Foundation grant

Oct. 22, 2019 | Event News

Communities In Schools of Brunswick County (CIS) has received a $1,500 grant from the International Paper Foundation to purchase independent reading books for low Reading proficiency students being provided with tutoring through…Read More