Contact Person for Barack Obama Elementary: Asia Wilson
Communities in Schools of Richmond helps students stay in school by addressing and identifying the unmet needs of children and families. Partnering with local businesses, social service agencies, health care providers, and volunteers, C.I.S. identifies and mobilizes community resources to help deliver the five basics:
1. A safe place to learn and grow.
2. A one-on-one relationship with a caring adult.
3. A healthy start and a healthy future
4. Marketable skills to use upon graduation.
5. A chance to give back to peers and to the community.
The mission of the Continental Societies, Inc. is to create environments within our communities that empower children to have access to quality and appropriate opportunities to reach their optimal potential. The Continental Society, Richmond Chapter is proud to sponsor our Go Green Leadership Group.
The Fourth Precinct of the Richmond Public Department has partnered with Barack Obama Elementary to help build positive relationships between families, the school, and the community.
Elephant Auto Insurance has partnered with Barack Obama Elementary on several occasions by providing volunteers for our Fall Extravaganza, Read Across America Day, Lunch Buddies program, and other events.
This Northside establishment has provided excellent food for school events on numerous occasions and is a staple in the community.
Micah is a partnership of faith communities and Richmond Public Elementary Schools that mentors, tutors, and volunteers through its vibrant network of more than 100 faith communities in 23 schools so that every child believes, “I can achieve.”
This local arena football team has partnered with Barack Obama Elementary on several occasions by providing volunteers for our Fall Extravaganza, Read Across America Day, and other events.