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

  1. Communities In Schools is Changing the Picture in Education, helping 1.3 million kids succeed in school. Take a look at our latest video and the campaign launch under our News sidebar.

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  2. Child Trends
  3. Watch the students and Communities In Schools staff work together to ensure that staying in school and achieving in life is a reality.

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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.