Cool Back-To-School Bash
Kiddos Magazine, South Florida's parenting magazine, and Communities in Schools of Miami (CIS of Miami) will host a Back-to-School Bash and Second Anniversary Fair at the Falls Mall on Saturday, August 1st and Sunday, 2nd.

On both days from noon to 6 p.m., families can celebrate the kick-off to a new school year and enjoy the event's arts and crafts, face painting, balloon artists, arts projects, back-to-school exhibitors, sports demonstrations, dance, food, music and more.

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Inside South Florida – A Community Effort
Dave Aizer of WSFL interviews Elizabeth Mejia and Isabel Fernandez of CIS of Miami.
Macy's "Shop For A Cause" Event
Shop For A Cause gives you the opportunity to give back to your community and to help our organization. Purchase a $5 Shopping Pass for exclusive savings in every Macy's store on Saturday, August 29th, and we keep 100% of the proceeds. Plus, you can enter to win a $500 Macy's Gift Card.

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Focus On South Florida:
Elizabeth Mejia
Communities in Schools of Miami is an affiliate of the nation's largest and most effective dropout prevention organization, surrounding students with a community of support to empower them to stay in school and achieve in life. We mobilize communities to address both academic and non-academic barriers to learning to help our students. Our unique, proven model positions site coordinators inside schools to mobilize community resources and deliver them directly to kids inside their schools. Services includes mentoring, tutoring, counseling, leadership development, and much more.
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