Affiliate Support

In 2022-23, CIS-VA supported its network of affiliates by:

Funneling Resources

  • Providing $2,483,000 in pass-through funds to affiliates
  • Administering $5M in Community School Funds awarded by the VDOE to support new and expanded programming in the network
  • Administering Governor’s Emergency Education Relief Funding to support CIS of Petersburg
  • Securing and administering $100,000 from Share Our Strength for network-wide food security initiatives

Driving Network Growth

  • Engaging in strategic funding discussions to help guide the next phase of expansion
  • Growing staff to support expansion in existing affiliates and new regions

Delivering Network Support

  • Hosting a two-day CIS-VA Network Summit, convening more than 130 network staff for learning and connection
  • Conducting affiliate-specific trainings across the network
  • Providing customized data and evaluation support and training
  • Facilitating cross-affiliate collaboration
  • Introducing a refined Emerging Leaders Fellowship to foster leadership development and staff retention in affiliate network
  • Publishing monthly e-newsletter focused on learning and professional development for site coordinators
  • Implementing a new tool to identify social-emotional learning needs and measure outcomes

Read our 2022-23 Annual Report 

Learn more about CIS-VA's 25-year history and the people making a difference across Virginia every day.

2022-2023 Outcomes

Case-managed students across the CIS-VA network
students achieved goals
for attendance, academics
and behavior
K-11 students
advanced to the
next grade
graduating seniors
had academic and/or
career plans
seniors graduated or received a GED