Texas Covid Relief Fund

Helping Texas communities recover in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic takes all of us coming together to support our fellow neighbors.

Communities In Schools of Central Texas

About the Program

Communities In Schools of Central Texas will have 90 AmeriCorps members who will serve as mentors and academic supporters in public schools in four Central Texas counties including: Travis, Hays, Caldwell, and Bastrop. CISCT provides year-round, dropout prevention services at 66 high-need schools. The CISCT dropout prevention model ensures that individualized, comprehensive supports to obstacles are provided for students so they can re-engage in the classroom, focus on learning, and succeed in school.

Focus Area:
Education
Service Area:
Austin, Bastrop, Elgin, Niederwald, Cedar Creek, Kyle, Lockhart, Manor, Buda, Dale, Uhland
Federal Award:
$705,617
Public/Private Match:
$955,467
Number of Members
90
Program Contact:
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