We're dedicated to empowering students to stay in school and achieve in life.

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    Empowering Students to Stay in School and Achieve in Life


  2. Apprenticeship
  3. OST

    Non-school hour programs are designed to increase safety and security of children prevent harmful behaviors and interest in school through educational enrichment.


  4. Urban Tech

    Providing young people with opportunities for meaningful access to information technology tools and education.


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What you can do

  1. Learn

    Learn about the crisis and what we are doing to end it.

  2. Volunteer


Volunteer to make a difference in the life of a child.

  3. Advocate

    Advocate for education and better resources for PA youth.

  4. Give

    Give to change the future of children and Pennsylvania.

Thank you to our partners and supporters:

The 5 Basics

Communities In Schools believes every child needs and deserves these five essential things:

  1. A one-on-one caring relationship with an adult.
  2. A safe place to learn and grow.
  3. A healthy start and a healthy future.
  4. A marketable skill to use upon graduation.
  5. A chance to give back to peers and community.

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