individual giving

Because of the generous support of people like you, 9,310 students last year got the support they needed. Your donation will help connect the right resources to the right students at the right time.

$25 provides a student with a set of clean, dry clothing when needed.

$140 provides a student with a vision exam and eyeglasses.

$500 provides a student with 8 sessions of counseling.

$1,300 sponsors 1 student for a year, helping them get the individualized support they need.

Gifts of any size are appreciated and will help CIS meet the needs of thousands of students this school year.

If you would like to make a gift of stock, please contact Kim Nemire at (269) 337-1601 or

Sparks begin in many ways.