Communities In Schools of Miami Is Selected as a Grant Recipient of Youth Opportunity Fund to Connect Low-Income Youth in Miami to Career Opportunities

The Citi Foundation and America's Promise Alliance today announced that Communities In Schools of Miami has been selected as a recipient of the Youth Opportunity Fund, a $3 million initiative to support city-level, innovative and scalable programs connecting youth to opportunities that increase their employability and prepare them for lifelong success.

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Comcast Business Waterford 5K – Friday, November 6th
CIS of Miami is excited to be selected as this year's Comcast Business Waterford 5K event beneficiary! This 5K run/walk takes place inside Miami's Premier Office Park and will feature food, music and a Family Fun Zone.
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Inside South Florida – A Community Effort
Dave Aizer of WSFL interviews Elizabeth Mejia and Isabel Fernandez of CIS of Miami.
Focus On South Florida:
Elizabeth Mejia
Communities in Schools of Miami is an affiliate of the nation's largest and most effective dropout prevention organization, surrounding students with a community of support to empower them to stay in school and achieve in life. We mobilize communities to address both academic and non-academic barriers to learning to help our students. Our unique, proven model positions site coordinators inside schools to mobilize community resources and deliver them directly to kids inside their schools. Services includes mentoring, tutoring, counseling, leadership development, and much more.
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