Communities in Schools goes to great lengths to assist at-risk CCSD students

Cheryl Arteaga knows the feeling of leaving for school on an empty stomach because there was no food to eat. She’s all too familiar with running on the playground with shoes that have holes.

Growing up, her family lived in poverty and frequently went without food or essential hygiene pro... Learn More

Wherever Our Kids Are, Whatever It Takes

‘Communities In Schools Is Here to Break Down Barriers to Academic Success and Graduation’

Author: Sarah Goicoechea, Executive Director, Communities In Schools of Northeastern Nevada

August is synonymous with back-to-school — a time typically filled w... Learn More

Light the World Giving Machines Now Open

Giving Machines, part of the #LighttheWorld annual campaign, are now open in Las Vegas at Downtown Summerlin. Imagine going to a vending machine and being able to purchase school supplies, a dental procedure, or a pair of eyeglasses for a Las Vegas student. Or food for a local family in need, materi... Learn More