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At CISofHR, we aim to create a world where every child walks into his or her classroom prepared to learn.

​We are moving toward that vision by pursuing our mission of surrounding our students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and succeed in life.

Back to School

Back-To-School Month is here!

Back to School Month in August gears up parent, teachers, schools and students for a season of education.

National Back to School Month has been observed since the 1960s.

The school year has traditionally begun in the fall and ended in late spring allowing the children of farmers in our agricultural society to help with planting and harvesting. Though today most families have moved to a more urban and suburban lifestyle, most schools in the United States still function on this system. 

2020-21 Impact

The Real Results

During the 2020-2021 school year 13,621 students were enrolled throughout 19 schools in Hampton Roads. 

Over 8,200 students were connected to resources with 987 students receiving intensive case management services.

The village of support CISofHR creates for their families is amazing! I'm glad I get to be apart of that.
Olivia Thomas, GEICO

Olivia Thomas, GEICO

I love the impact they're having on the children and the fact that they're encouraging them to graduate on time.
Lakeisha Carey, REECH Foundation

Lakeisha Carey, REECH Foundation

It is because of a caring adult in our lives that we have been successful. For the students of Hampton Roads, that person is Communities In Schools of Hampton Roads.
Wendy Hosick, Past Board President

Wendy Hosick, Past Board President

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Back-To-School Month

National Back to School Month has been observed since the 1960s. Back to School Month in August gears up parent, teachers, schools and students for a season of education. The

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Back-To-School Month

Back-To-School Month

National Back to School Month has been observed since the 1960s. Back to School Month in August gears up parent, teachers, schools and students...
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July is National Make A Difference to Children Month

July is National Make A Difference to Children Month

In the month of July, we raise awareness of the vulnerability any child can suffer if they lack a trusted adult in their lives....
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June is Children’s Awareness Month

June is Children’s Awareness Month

This month we want to bringing awareness to Children's Awareness Month. Our young people are at their most vulnerable during their childhood. It is...
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May is Mental Health Awareness Month

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

This May CISofHR joins NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness  in amplifying the message of “Together for Mental Health.” We want to use this...
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March is Women’s History Month

March is Women’s History Month

This March CISofHR joins The Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park...
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FEBRUARY is BLACK HISTORY MONTH

FEBRUARY is BLACK HISTORY MONTH

This month is best known for raising the awareness of African Americans' contributions to civilization and giving your time back to those who help...
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5 Benefits of Giving: During this Holiday Season

5 Benefits of Giving: During this Holiday Season

There are financial benefits when you donate to charity.Did you know that donating to charity can save you money come tax time? When you...
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[Breakfast Wrap-Up] Making Connections

[Breakfast Wrap-Up] Making Connections

 Our breakfast, Making Connections was such a successful event. Thank you to Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel and staff. You were nothing but gracious to work with....
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Annual Golf Tournament: Golfing For Kids Wrap-Up

Annual Golf Tournament: Golfing For Kids Wrap-Up

Our annual golf tournament, Golfing For Kids was such a successful effort presented by SimIS Inc. Thank you to Bide-A-Wee Golf Course as well. You were...
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Partner Spotlight Series: EnvisionLeadGrow

Partner Spotlight Series: EnvisionLeadGrow

EnvisionLeadGrow (ELG) is one of the community partners that is being highlighted for their continuous effort to provide opportunities for our students. Their program focuses...
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