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Ready to cowboy up?

Yee-haw! Git yer tickets now, ya cowpokes!  
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Celebrating The Power Within!

Each year, we honor some of our community partners as well as some of the students who have shown the Power Within to change the picture of education in Nevada. This year's ceremony at the Historic Fifth Street School, was catered by with decor from and sponsored by . Cox video production s... Learn More
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Class of 2027

Just some of our future graduates from Kit Carson Elementary School and the CIS of Nevada #classofchange15  
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Yee-haw! Time for a Country Cookout!

Whew! Now that we are all recovered from Splashdown For Kids, we're gearing up for the next fun event - our 1st Annual Communities In Schools Country Cookout! All you cowpokes out there can come out to that purty green spot at and throw down your picnic blanket and enjoy some country music, cour... Learn More
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Be cool – vote for What’s Cool At School!

Each month, 8 News Now awards $250 to the most voted story on its What's Cool at School program. This week is YOUR chance to help us by voting for the career exploration program at Chaparral High School!
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Smith’s supports CIS of Nevada!

As part of the grand opening celebration of six new Smith's Food & Drug Stores in the Vegas valley, the grocery store donated a $25,000 to Communities In Schools of Nevada. The gift will help CIS of Nevada in its ongoing mission to surround high-risk, low-income students with support and empower... Learn More
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CIS Receives Coveted Grant From Nevada Women’s Philanthropy Group!

Communities In Schools of Nevada is thrilled to be the recipient of a coveted grant from Nevada Women’s Philanthropy group!
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Communities In Schools receives $75,000 Walmart Grant

Communities in Schools of Nevada recently received a $75,000 grant from Walmart and the Walmart Foundation as part of the company’s Nevada State Giving program.
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Communities In Schools of Nevada – March 2014 Newsletter

Find out more about the important changes, exciting developments and signature events from Communities In Schools of Nevada in our March 2014 newsletter.
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Organizations kick off grocery giveaways for Las Vegas families

Three Square Food Bank is teaming up with Communities In Schools of Nevada for a first-of-its kind grocery giveaway. The event helps provide families with food, fresh produce and important health services.

ADVISORY COUNCIL

 

Katherine Bell
Eye Care 4 Kids

Ben Douglas
Community Advocate

Debbie Harpster
Three Square Food Bank

John Haynal
Elementary School Principal

Linda Kuhn
Meadows Bank

Bradley Margison
Merril Lynch

Jerome Williams
JYD Project Inc.

Paula Zier
Clark County School District