Welcome, Elizabeth Hodges!

Message from Julie Kerby, CISWA Board Chair  We’re pleased to announce that Elizabeth Hodges has joined Communities In Schools of Washington (CISWA) as the State Director, effective February 14th, 2023. […]

Walla Walla students gather to learn and ask questions about their new Flex Farm system

What’s the Problem We’re Trying to Solve? Across the state, one of the many needs we work to support is around food insecurity. Each of the schools served by local […]

Elementary school girl wearing a mask reading a book

After meeting a mentor through CIS, one 4th grade student feels like their life changed in a big way.

High school students gather in a circle around an activity facilitator

At CIS of Lakewood, the summer program Warriors of Change gave students a chance to grow their leadership skills and effect local change.

Pat Perkins and students waving and holding goodie bags

At Illahee Middle School, porch visits helped students keep up their spirits and stay organized during hybrid learning.