School District Of The City Of York
Communities in Schools founder visits McKinley K-8
Mr. Milliken became an advocate for at-risk youth in the 1960s and founded the Communities in Schools program in the 1970s. He led the group as president until 2004.
Mr. Milliken has served three U.S. presidents and received numerous awards for his commitment to young people. Communities in Schools currently serves six schools in the York City School District.
Before speaking at the Appell Center, Mr. Milliken and his wife, Jean, visited McKinley K-8 and met with Principal Danielle Brown and Communities in School site coordinator Alex Kadyszewski.
York City Superintendent Dr. Eric Holmes joined Milliken on a discussion panel after his address to the United Way.