What is Friends of CIS-SA

The Friends of Communities In Schools of San Antonio is a group of diverse and influential community members with a common passion for supporting and empowering students to graduate and achieve in life. They collaborate with CIS-SA staff to provide students with enrichment activities, mentors and resources to help them succeed. Friends also support CIS-SA by:

  • Serving as ambassadors for CIS-SA by spreading the word about our cause
  • Attending CIS-SA events & inviting others to learn more
  • Participating in volunteer opportunities to make a direct & indirect impact on students
  • Connecting CIS-SA with other organizations and companies that are mission aligned to create potential partnership

“Thanks to the Friends of CIS-SA for establishing partnerships with the San Antonio Botanical Garden, McNay Art Museum, and San Antonio Museum of Art.”

Member Spotlight

“Being a Friend of CIS-SA allows me to use my talents where they are needed. Volunteering to either serve directly with the dedicated staff, offering help to deserving students, or working with like-minded people on worthwhile projects, gives me a breath of fresh air and lifts me up. ” – Soonalyn Jacob

Membership Benefits

  • Become a part of the solution to supporting at risk-youth
  • Participate in educational events
  • Attend exclusive networking opportunities
  • Have a sense of pride and accomplishment for giving to others

Ready to Become a Friend?

Individual Membership is only $35 and Household Membership is $50 per year.

There are two ways you can join or renew your membership.
1. Complete the electronic membership form here.
2. Mail us your membership form and a check for your dues. Be sure to indicate Friends of CIS in the memo of your check.

Communities In Schools of San Antonio
ATTN: Jessica Hannah
1045 Cheever Blvd. Suite 201 San Antonio, TX 78217

All memberships now expire on August 31st of each year.

Already a member?

Thank you for being a Friend!