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Businesses, organizations support CIS of Rowan

The board of directors of Communities In Schools of Rowan County has been busy this past six months garnering contributors to the agency’s annual fundraising campaign. Many new businesses and other nonprofit agencies have made donations of $200 up to $2,000.
Annual Banner Campaign supporters who invested in our youth include Food Lion, Novant Health, BP Fuels/Rushco Markets, F&M Bank, Alcoa, Piedmont Natural Gas, Central Carolina Insurance, Crosby Scholars, Schneider Electric, Bob Wares Radiator Shop, Mid South Tractor Company, Brent H. Parks CPA, Piedmont Footings, CAC Plumbing, Countrywide Services, Pinocchio’s Italian Restaurant, Eddie Hampton Rentals, Quick Copy Print Shop, M & M Heating and Air and F&M Trolley System.
The funding received will be used to support Communities In Schools’ mission to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life.
Communities In Schools is a United Way agency and also receives support from the Blanche and Julian Robertson Family Foundation, Margaret C. Woodson Foundation, Salisbury Community Foundation, Rowan-Salisbury Schools, CISNC and CISNational as well as many generous citizens of Rowan County.
For more information, contact the agency at 704-797-0210 or cisrowan@gmailcom.
Adult volunteers are needed throughout the Rowan-Salisbury School System. Go the school system website, click on the Volunteer tab and it will list what the procedure is to become a mentor or tutor for Communities In Schools of Rowan County. That link is: http://www.rss.k12.nc.us/index.php/Main/2nd_Page/553
Or call CIS Rowan for more information or to reserve a seat for training at 704-797-0210.
Training dates are:
Tuesday, Sept. 9, 9:30-11 a.m.
Thursday, Sept. 11, 1-2:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 16, 9:30-11 a.m.
Thursday, Sept. 18, 1-2:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 30, 9:30-11 a.m.
Thursday, Oct. 2, 1-2:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 7, 9:30-11 a.m.
Thursday, Oct. 9, 1-2:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 14, 9:30-11 a.m.
Thursday, Oct. 16, 1-2:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 21, 9:30-11 a.m.
Thursday, Oct. 23, 1-2:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 28, 9:30-11 a.m.
Thursday, Oct. 30, 1-2:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 4, 9:30-11 a.m.
Thursday, Nov. 6, 1-2:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 11, 9:30-11 a.m.
Thursday, Nov. 13, 1-2:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 18, 9:30-11 a.m.
Thursday, Nov. 20, 1-2:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 2, 9:30-11 a.m.
Thursday, Dec. 4, 1-2:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 9, 9:30-11 a.m.
Thursday, Dec. 11, 1-2:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 16, 9:30-11 a.m.
Tuesday, Jan. 13, 9:30-11 a.m.
Thursday, Feb. 12, 1-2:30 p.m.

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