• CIS  


    Communities In Schools is designed to assess students’ needs and provide resources to help them succeed in the classroom and in life.

    We partner with local businesses, social service agencies, health care providers and volunteers. Whether it’s food, school supplies, health care, counseling, academic assistance or a positive role model, Communities In Schools of Richmond is there to help.

    Our mission is to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life.



     anne shields


    Communities In Schools Site Coordinator

    Name Anne Shields, MSW

    email ashields@cisofrichmond.org

    From Richmond, VA

    Number of years at Binford 3

    Degree MSW (Master Of Social Work) VCU