My Nonprofit Reviews
Review for Communities In Schools of Greater Central Texas, Inc., Killeen, TX, USA
Communities in Schools has been an anchor for struggling children in the Bell - Coryell Counties for many years. This program has given many At Risk students a positive role model to immulate. The counselors are very adept to help kids under their caseloads succeed and improve in academics/behavior/ and attendance. The program gives children a CHANCE to be successful not only now, but as adults. I've had the pleasure of watching this program change students' lives as a principal and now as a board member. They are the "wick" of each child's candle to shine!!
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
I seen the results of CIS in a school setting, as well as in the community. The program helps hold children accountable for their actions, as well as teaching them alternative methods to handle obstacles so that they can be successful.
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
The only thing I would change is to find a way to federally/state fund this organziation based on the number of students it serves.