Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Communities In Schools, and for your commitment to all students’ success in school and in life! We are incredibly fortunate and grateful for this community of support. CIS is continuing to work through the challenges that we are all facing; therefore, we are accepting a limited number of applications at this time. We appreciate your patience as we navigate this new terrain together. For a list of campuses served by Communities In Schools of Greater Central Texas, please click here.

Volunteer Department Contact Information
Phone: 254-554-2132

At Communities In Schools of Greater Central Texas, volunteers serve in a variety of capacities. Opportunities range from one-time events to weekly commitments and can include working directly with students or supporting CIS behind the scenes. To become a CIS volunteer, please first complete the online volunteer application.

All campus-based CIS volunteers are required to:
  • Complete an online volunteer application
  • Complete an orientation module
  • Schedule and pass a 30-minute volunteer screening
  • Complete a one-hour training
  • Undergo and pass a criminal background check through the school district
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Comfortable working with youth from diverse backgrounds
  • Ability to commit to volunteering as needed
Communities In Schools also has one-time volunteer opportunities assisting with special events.

One-Time Volunteer Events
  • Annual Track and Field Event (normally in April)
  • Shoes4Kids Drive (normally in November - December)
  • School Supply Drives