CIS 40th Anniversary Gala

On Tuesday night, we celebrated 40 yrs of serving 3 million students, and we honored our retiring CEO, Cynthia Clay Briggs who has been with CIS for the entire 40 years and was our very first social worker. Mayor Sylvester Turner named Feb 26 Cynthia Clay Briggs day in honor of her life's work and shaping Houston' students since 1979.

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CIS Winter Newsletter

Communities In Schools of Houston is so grateful for our partners and friends who help extend our reach and the services we are able to provide to students in the schools.

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Houston Strong

In honor of the one year anniversary since our record-breaking storm, Hurricane Harvey, struck our city, we look back on the past year in gratitude and amazement of our community.

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CIS Helps Student Transform Pain into Purpose

In honor of mental health awareness month, we asked our CIS Student Support Specialists to share about some of their students who have made great progress in the area of mental health. Here’s one student who has been able to transform her pain into purpose, with a little help from CIS

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