A gift of $25 per month can provide:
40 new books for a 3,2,1 Read student
10 warm coats, hats, and gloves for homeless and low-income youth
1-month scholarship for after-school programs
In-school tutoring or therapy for one student for an academic year
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Annual Giving Levels for Community Partners
Empowerment Society – $25,000+
Major sponsors and donors above $25,000 will be inducted into our Empowerment Society Hall of Fame, with their name and logo prominently featured on all marketing material, the Annual Report, the CIS of Clark County website, on signage at the CIS of Clark County Main Office, and at each of 20 CIS school sites.
Champion for Students – $10,000+
For donors who contribute $10-25k, Champion for Students honorees may choose a CIS-sponsored school for lead logo recognition. Champions for Students names and logos will be featured on the CIS of Clark County website, logo recognition in the Annual Report, and thanked in social media posts. Champions for Students can provide tutoring, therapy, basic needs items, and mentoring to 10-20 students per year at the sponsored school.
Project Graduation – $5,000+
For donors who contribute $5k-10k, Project Graduation members may choose a CIS-sponsored school for logo recognition. Project Graduation members are listed on the CIS of Clark County website, in the Annual Report, and thanked in social media posts. Project Graduation donors can provide tutoring, therapy, basic needs items, and mentoring to 4-9 students per year at the sponsored school.
Close the Gap Membership – $2,500+
Donors who contribute in the $2,500 – $5,000 range are listed in the Annual Report, thanked in social media posts, and listed on the CIS of Clark County website. A gift at this level will provide all of the services below for one student during the school day for an academic year, as well as afterschool academic and behavioral interventions.
Sponsor a Student – Sustaining Membership $1,000+
Sponsor one year’s worth of school-day services for an at-risk child by contributing $1,000. A recurring gift of $100/month provides tutoring, therapy, basic needs items, and mentoring to a student in need in one of 20 CIS-supported schools across Clark County. Sponsor a Student members will be listed in the Annual Report and thanked in social media posts where applicable.
Sponsor one of our annual events and receive recognition on related print materials as well as signage at the event.
Let CIS of Clark County work with your company to develop campaigns that engage consumers and demonstrate the company’s responsible corporate citizenship.
Your company can engage its employees through volunteer opportunities, board service, matching gifts, and more.
Develop an ongoing relationship with CIS of Clark County to provide us with in-kind gifts that help students succeed.
“Young people thrive when adults care about them on a one-to-one level and they have a sense of belonging to a caring community.”
–Bill Milliken, Founder, Communities In Schools
Role models and supportive adults are needed at each school. Volunteers can read with students, provide tutoring after-school, or assist with family night activities.
Volunteers are always needed for Project 321 READ where community members are paired with first, second, and third grade students and spend time reading together one day a week.
Share your particular talent or skill with students in Clark County. Contact the CIS of Clark County office if you are interested in providing a school-wide or grade level presentation.
Community volunteers lead CIS of Clark County through service on the Board of Directors, Committees, and planning of Special Events. Contact Julie Moorman at the CIS of Clark County office for more information.
Join the CIS of Clark County Team!
Communities In Schools of Clark County has been operating in- and out-of-school programs and services in Clark County’s neediest elementary schools since 2002. By bringing caring adults into the schools to address the children’s unmet needs, CIS of Clark County provides the link between educators and the community. The result: teachers are free to teach, and students – many at-risk of becoming high school drop-outs – have the opportunity to focus on learning.
- We are currently seeking Site Coordinators & Site Assistants for Before & After-School Programming.
Download Site Coordinators and After School PDF details
To Apply: Contact Michelle Allen, Programming Director at 812-280-0028
Send resumes via U. S. Mail to:
Communities In Schools of Clark County
1406 Frederick Ave. Jeffersonville, IN 47130
Or complete the form and attach resume below.
Communities In Schools (CIS) of Clark County is seeking current college juniors, college seniors, or recent college graduates who are interested in gaining valuable experience in education and student supports. The Afterschool Math / Reading Tutor(s) will work directly with students at the Elementary or Middle School levels. Tutors will be placed in sites where CIS of Clark County operates a 21st Century Community Learning Center program (7 Elementary and 2 Middle Schools). Up to two Tutors will be hired per site.
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Supporting Our Schools
Amazon now donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice. CIS of Clark County is a registered organization on AmazonSmile!
It’s easy to do and doesn’t cost you anything.
On your first visit to AmazonSmile smile.amazon.com, you need to select a charitable organization to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. Amazon will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase you make at smile.amazon.com will result in a donation to CIS Clark.
Kroger shoppers – you can help CIS of Clark County just by swiping your Kroger Plus Card!
Just go online to kroger.com/communityrewards and sign in or create an account. Once you’ve registered your card, edit your community rewards information and enter NPO number 12134, or search for Communities In Schools of Clark County, click confirm and you’re done!
One fundraising tool that CIS of Clark County uses is the Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP) tax credits. Each year the state gives CIS of Clark County NAP tax credits to sell to those wishing to donate to us. By purchasing NAP credits through CIS of Clark County you can receive tax credit toward your Indiana state income tax liability valued at 50% of the amount of your purchase. Purchasing NAP credits allows those wishing to donate to truly reap the benefits of tax credits. For more information and to purchase NAP credits please call us at (812) 280-0028.