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Meet James

Earlier this year, James was pulled from his bed in the middle of a school day by the high school truancy officer after his Communities In Schools site coordinator expressed concern for him. She noticed

Spotlight on Mentoring – October

Athletic director believes mentoring builds community Matt Swift joins Cory, a fourth grade student at Southwest Elementary School, for lunch at least once a week. Those who know him well aren’t surprised to

And the winners are …

Stitch for Students volunteer coordinator, Carol Williams holds the bag of entries while the winners' names are drawn at First Baptist Church on Sept. 24, 2013. We are pleased to announce that the

Welcome, Greg!

Greg Collins took over the CIS program at Central Davidson Middle School for the 2013/14 school year. Name: Greg Collins School: Central Davidson Middle School Birthday Month: November          Hometown: Cherryville, NC How long

Welcome, Yolanda!

Yolanda Ortiz took control of the CIS program at Pickett Elementary School this year. She looks forward to growing the program and ensure students in need get the help they deserve. Name: Yolanda

Welcome, Amanda!

New CIS Site Coordinator, Amanda Bostick meets with CIS-enrolled students at Lexington Senior High School to get acquainted and start the 2013/14 school year off on the right foot. Name: Amanda Bostick                  

Food Lion + CIS? It’s true!

We are now officially registered for the Food Lion MVP Rewards program! That means the more you shop at Food Lion, the more cash we can earn. For each purchase you make of the following

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