Cynthia Alexander Mitchell, Ed.D

160 S. Hollywood Street
Building – Room 164
Memphis, TN 38112
Phone: 901-416-7600
Fax: 901-416-0051


The Shelby County Schools Division of Family and Community Engagement (FACE) helps build effective partnerships among families, schools, and community stakeholders to ensure a positive impact on student achievement.

From a corporation adopting a school for additional support to an individual community member volunteering inside of a school, there are a variety of opportunities available for Shelby County residents who want to help.

Focused on goals outlined in Destination 2025, each of programs and initiatives have a unique focus to ensure families and communities can assist in helping us make strong connections to support our students. Explore the ways that you can help educate, empower, and engage your community through partnerships, volunteerism, funding and in-kind donations.