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 […]

Leaders Change, We Stay the Same

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 […]

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.

Erin McCallum

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 […]

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.