“To surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life.”

In the U.S., approximately 1 in 5 children under the age of 18 live in poverty, handling more than they should have to. Communities In Schools works directly inside schools, building relationships that empower students to succeed inside and outside the classroom.



Communities in Schools of the Midlands History  In the 1960’s, in an effort to help young people have a chance at success in life, Bill Milliken, founder of Communities In Schools, started the Young Life Street Ministry in New York City. The street ministry that initially took place on basketball courts was soon after moved …

College and Career Fair

Please join us for an opportunity to connect with students and help them prepare for college and career opportunities. If you are interested in registering the link is below. Please contact jgreen@cism.org with any further questions. REGISTER TODAY