In schools to help kids stay in school.

We are Communities In Schools of Kalamazoo.

Working at CIS is not just a job.

If you are passionate about student success, join the CIS team today!

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The Warm Kids Project

Beginning in 2024, CIS will assume operations of the project.

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I believe in the possibilities and potential of our children. While the challenges they face are real, it is equally true that they have the capacity to overcome those challenges with the right supports. All that we do at CIS of Kalamazoo is done with that belief in mind.
James Devers

Communities In Schools of Kalamazoo Executive Director

A Student's Journey

A student's journey to high school graduation begins by putting one foot in front of the other. CIS of Kalamazoo is here. Every step of the way. Watch our video today.

Our impact

The impact we have in our community goes beyond the numbers—but the numbers tell a compelling story, too. Source: CIS of Kalamazoo Research, SY 2022 – 2023.

In the last year…

57%
97%
83%
69%

 

Want to help Kalamazoo students unlock their potential?

There are many ways you can help our students access the resources and opportunities that will help them succeed.

Donate

You can make a gift to CIS in several different ways, and all of them make an important impact.

Partner

Find out how your organization can become a community or corporate partner of CIS.

Volunteer

Get involved with our academic assistance programs.