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 […]
CIS Friends and Family, As we transition from one school year to another, we want to let you know that Erin McCallum has departed from the State Director role at […]
Communities In Schools® (CISTM) announced today that philanthropist MacKenzie Scott has made a transformative $133.5 million gift to the Communities In Schools network, the largest, unrestricted gift in CIS history. […]
After meeting a mentor through CIS, one 4th grade student feels like their life changed in a big way.
At Communities In Schools® (CISTM), we help build communities that surround students for life success. Partnerships bring a rich array of community resources into schools, where students can easily access […]
At CIS of Lakewood, the summer program Warriors of Change gave students a chance to grow their leadership skills and effect local change.
To support students in navigating a challenging academic year, the Washington state office of Communities In Schools® (CISTM) and the All Points North Foundation partnered to address social-emotional development in […]
We’re excited to welcome Erin McCallum as our new State Director! Erin comes to us with over 30 years of experience in nonprofit management and fund development. About Erin During […]
At Illahee Middle School, porch visits helped students keep up their spirits and stay organized during hybrid learning.
This is Jose. When he first started with CIS of Kent, he was attending Kent Phoenix Academy and dreaming of becoming a mechanic.