Communities In Schools of Wake County (Raleigh, NC)


  • Name:Susan Hansell
  • Title:President

Organization Address

  • Organization Name:Communities In Schools of Wake County
  • Address:971 Harp St.
    Raleigh, NC 27604
    United States

Organization Phone

  • Main phone:919-834-5663
  • Main fax:919-834-5117

Organization Web

User Address

  • Address:971 Harp St.
    Raleigh, NC 27604
    United States

User Phone

  • Direct phone:919-834-5663

User Email


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  • Mission:
  • Communities In Schools of Wake County surrounds students with community support to empower them to stay in school and achieve in life. We are part of the nation's pre-eminent dropout prevention organization.

  • History:
  • In 1990 community business leaders came together to create an organization that would bring vital resources, including volunteer tutors and mentors, into the schools to help reduce

  • Year established:1990
  • Endowment:Unknown


  • Executive / Trustee board size:24
  • Advisory board size:
  • Staff size:18

Board and Executive Names

  • Board Members / Trustees:
  • Board Member Title Affiliation
    Steve Beam Executive Director Raleigh Housing Authority
    Bill Bunn Regional President RBC Bank
    Del Burns Superintendent Wake County Public Schools
    Annette Christmas Parent Representative KMG Holdings
    Peter Cotter CEO KIN and TGS Restaurants
    Chris Evans CEO The Deepwood Group, LLP
    Suzanne Gordon Chief Information Officer SAS
    Annie Harvey Warden NC Correctional Inst. for Women
    Patti Head Community Volunteer Community Volunteer
    Bob Heyward Attorney Golden Corral
    Alex Holmes Owner Self-Employed
    Anne Huffman VP Human Resources Progress Energy
    Philip Isley Attorney Boyce & Isley
    Allen Jones VP Business Development Skanska
    Dana King Principal Millbrook High School
    Mark Larson Community Volunteer Community Volunteer
    Barry Long Sales and Marketing Manager Millenium Printing
    Elizabeth McGee CFO Applebee’s Neighborhood Bar and Grill
    Eleanor Reid Community Volunteer York Simpson Underwood
    Ford Robertson Attorney Kilpatrick Stockton
    Bruce Sharpe Vice President UBS
    Dianne Suber President St. Augustine’s College
    Jimmy Talton Partner CapTrust Financial Advisors
    Randall Whitmeyer Attorney Hutchison Law Group
    Patsy Williams Community Volunteer Community Volunteer

  • Executive Director / President:
  • Susan B. Hansell

Staff Names

  • Key Staff:
  • DeWand Turnage, Assistant Director, Lead Program Coordinator
    LaToya Montague, Volunteer Diector, Lead Program Coordinator
    Melodie Braswell, Lead Program Coordinator
    Travis Wells, Lead Program Coordinator
    Tony Barney, Lead Program Coordinator
    Artura Edwards, Assistant Program Coordinator
    Cathy Thomas-Jones, Assistant Program Coordinator
    Roberta Hadley, Development Associate


  • Organization type:Grantseeker
  • Country of registration:United States
  • Tax Determination Letter:Received Determination Letter
  • IRS Section:501(c)(3)
  • IRS Subsection:None
  • Tax ID:56-1704570

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IRS Business Master File Information

  • EIN:561704570
  • Sort (Secondary) Name:
  • Care Of Name:
  • Organization Address:971 HARP ST
  • Organization City:RALEIGH
  • Organization State:NC
  • Organization Zip:27604-1398
  • Group Exemption Number:0000
  • Subsection Code:03
  • Classification Code(s):1, 2
  • Subsection/Classification Desc.:Charitable Organization, Educational Organization
  • Affiliation Code:3
  • Ruling Date:February, 1989
  • Deductibility Code:1
  • Foundation Code:15
  • Foundation Code Desc.:Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public 170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
  • Activity Code(s):059
  • Activity Code Desc.(s):Other school related activities
  • Organization Code:1 (Corporation)
  • Exempt Org. Status Code:01 (Unconditional Exemption)
  • Tax Period:June, 2017
  • Filing Requirement Category:01 (990 (all other) or 990EZ return)
  • Accounting Period:June
  • NTEE Code:B82
  • Asset Amount:$259,798
  • Asset Code:4 ($100,000 - $499,999)
  • Income Amount:$1,714,068
  • Income Code:6 ($1,000,000 - $4,999,999)
  • 990 Revenue Amount:$1,714,068
  • Last Updated:2/25/2018 9:44:03 am

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