In Partnership with the Southern Weekend

NBC12, Car Pool team up to bring community resources to public schools

Community in Schools (CIS) is a national network of over 200 affiliates that forms the nation's largest and most effective organization dedicated to keeping kids in school.

By bringing community resources inside public schools, where they are accessible, coordinated and accountable, CIS changes the picture for millions of kids across the country.

Through two local affiliates, CIS supports K-12 students in 46 Richmond, Henrico, and Chesterfield County neighborhood schools, serving over 22,000 students.

NBC12 and Car Pool Car ashes are collecting school supplies for local students. Bring items to any full-service location from Aug. 7 to Sept. 3 and receive up to 12 percent off your wash.