Communities In Schools of Southern Nevada Expand Support Services With Google Donation

Southern Nevada-based education organizations, and  (CIS), are expanding their efforts to increase the resources available to Clark County School District (CCSD) students thanks to a combined $200,000 donation from Google. Funding was made possible from Google Data Centers Grants.

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CIS Names New Hires and Staff Promotions

Tami Hance-Lehr, state director and CEO of Communities In Schools of Nevada (CIS) announces the addition of two staff members to fill newly-created positions, naming Tori DellaRocca director of communications and marketing and Nathanial Waugh manager of government relatio... Learn More

CIS reaches a record-breaking $1 million at annual Today for Tomorrow: Spirit of Vegas

Record contributions from honorees Shannon and Bill McBeath, corporate sponsors, and James Beard Award winner Chef Paul Bartolotta will benefit more than 90,000 Nevada students

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CIS names new board member, Michael Crome

Raymond Specht, the founder of Specht Leadership Consulting and chairman of the board of Communities In Schools of Nevada (CIS), announces the addition of Michael Crome to the board.

Crome is senior vice president and chief financial officer for the Las Vegas Raiders where he is responsibl... Learn More

About Our Today for Tomorrow Honorees

We’re excited to be celebrating the iconic Spirit of Las Vegas with honorees Shannon and Bill McBeath for our annual gala, Today for Tomorrow, on Saturday, October 15, 2022.

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CIS of Nevada Presents Today for Tomorrow Annual Fundraising Gala at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

Event will honor Shannon and Bill McBeath for their philanthropic contributions to the nonprofit and Las Vegas community

Communities In Schools of Nevada (CIS) presents the return of its annual gala, Today for Tomorrow, on Saturday, Oct. 15 at The Chelsea inside The Cosmop... Learn More

CIS of Nevada Expands into 13 New Schools

Ribbon cuttings were held across all grade levels in Las Vegas, Reno, and West Wendover in celebration of the CIS of Nevada expansion. At Communities In Schools of Nevada, our mantra is “All in for Kids.” And this school year, we're bringing a whole new meaning to that expression by rapidly s... Learn More

CIS of Southern Nevada to Participate in “Shaq-to-School” Event

On July 8, 2022 at Rancho High School, hundreds of students built Shaq-packs with school supplies, made possible by The Shaquille O’Neal Foundation. Communities In Schools of Southern Nevada (CIS), participated in “Shaq-to-School” on Friday, July 8 at Rancho High School. The program... Learn More

CIS of Nevada Announces the Promotion of Alex Bybee to Chief Strategy Officer

Tami Hance-Lehr, state director and CEO of Communities In Schools of Nevada (CIS), the fifth largest state office of the nation’s leading dropout prevention organization serving 81 schools with affiliate offices in the Clark, Elko, Humboldt and Washoe County school districts, announces the prom... Learn More

CIS of Nevada Announces First Recipient of the Elaine P. Wynn Stronger Together Scholarship

Communities In Schools of Nevada has announced the inaugural recipient of the Elaine P. Wynn Stronger Together Scholarship, a new four-year scholarship created this year specifically for CIS case-managed high school seniors. The scholarship was created to award a student who has dug deep within t... Learn More