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Turbyfill Takes A New Leadership Role

Published Thursday, July 6, 2017

Communities in Schools of Rowan County will be under new leadership after the recent resignation of former Executive Director Scott Bannister.

 

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April Good Citizens Award

Published Thursday, April 21, 2016

Hanford-Dole Elementary has recognized a number of students as "April Good Citizens" for the character trait of self-discipline.

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Quick Facts

Published Tuesday, February 3, 2015

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Social Entrepreneur Interview

Published Monday, January 19, 2015

Since 1998, Communities In Schools (CIS) has served thousands of children in Rowan County schools. This nationwide non-profit organization offers in-school mentoring, tutoring, supportive guidance, health services, school supplies, clothing, transportation and more to students in need. Victoria Slusser, Executive Director of the Rowan County affiliate, explains how CIS does “everything it takes to keep [students] in school and keep them engaged.” As the nation’s #1 dropout prevention program, CIS is able to improve thousands of children’s lives every day by providing accessible and effective resources in schools.

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