Back to School -- School Supply Drive
Back-to-school shopping? Please consider helping us by tossing a few extra school supplies in your basket. We need donations of:
· Map Pencils
· Regular Pencils
· Notebook Paper (wide rule)
· Spirals (wide rule)
· 5 Tab Dividers (can have pockets)
· Construction Paper
· Glue Sticks
· Travel Pencil Sharpeners
· Pencil Pouches with Zipper
· Backpacks (can be gently used or drawstring backpacks)
Drop off your donations at The Virgin Olive Oiler, 4801 Overton Ridge Blvd., Suite 128, Fort Worth, 76132 before Saturday, August 20. Hours are Mon-Sat, 10AM to 6PM & Sun, 12 to 5 PM.
Online cash donations are graciously accepted here.
Your regular, annual gift enables CIS to continue to provide case management to at-risk students each year.
In-Kind Giving - Sponsor a School
Learn how you can directly provide for the needs of local students…Check out the wish lists!
Planned and Major Giving
Long-term estate and financial planning allows you to make a substantial contribution to Communities In Schools while benefiting your personal financial goals. Take the opportunity to speak with your financial planner about ways to plan for your future while ensuring the future of CIS.
Endowment Giving - Become a Legacy Builder
The Communities In Schools Endowment Fund, managed by the Communities In Schools of Greater Tarrant County Foundation, exists to provide perpetual funding for the important work of CIS. Investment earnings are used to support our programs, benefiting current and future students.
Gifts of $1,000 or more and/or a commitment to include the Communities In Schools of Greater Tarrant County Foundation in your estate plans qualifies the donor to be recognized as a Legacy Builder. The CIS Legacy Builders is a giving society which recognizes those who choose to provide enduring support for a cause they care about deeply; a group dedicated to sustaining support for CIS students for as long as they need us. Legacy Builders is our way of acknowledging your personal commitment to the future – today.
Additional Giving Options
• Events sponsorships
• Matching gift
• Gifts of appreciated securities and real estate
For more information on how you can support Communities In Schools, contact Lindsey Garner, Chief Operations Officer at 817-446-5454 or Lindsey.firstname.lastname@example.org.