Our Mission

The mission of Communities In Schools of Burke County- Family Connection, Inc. (CISBC-FC) is to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school, and achieve in life.


Our Purpose

To enable all Burke County children to complete their education at least through high school graduation.


Our Vision

CISBC-FC believes that every child needs and deserves:

  • a healthy start and a healthy future
  • a safe place to learn and grow
  • a one on one relationship with a caring adult
  • a marketable skill to use upon graduation
  • a chance to give back to peers and community

Teresa L. Carter – Executive Director, tcarter@cisbcfc.org
Shanique Rhodes – Certified Site Coordinator (SGA/BCLC), srhodes@cisbcfc.org
Jermaine D. Evans – Lead Community Volunteer
Ruby L. Carter – Lead Office Volunteer (Retired Military Veteran)
Eva A. Smith – Lead Youth Leadership Parent Advisor

Communities In Schools National Office

Click here for our 2021 Form990

Click here for our 2018 Form990

Click here for our 2017 Form990

Help Our Cause

Your support and contributions will enable us to meet our goals and improve conditions. Your generous donation will fund our mission.