Communities in Schools

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Communities In Schools aims to surround students across the USA with a community support structure, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life beyond. The charity works within the public school system, determining student needs and establishing relationships with local businesses, social service agencies, health care providers and parent and volunteer organizations in order to offer much needed resources. For more than 30 years, Communities In Schools has been America’s leading dropout prevention organization. The network is comprised of nearly 5,000 passionate professionals in 25 states serving the country’s most vulnerable students. Communities In Schools is one of very few organizations proven to keep students in school and the only one to document increased graduation rates as a result of its work. Find out more