July Newsletter

Our July Newsletter is here! In This Issue: Save the Date TJHS Success Story Lakota Success Story FWHS Success Story School Supply Drive AmeriCorps

Save the Date!

Don’t miss our “Raise the Glass” toast to the most successful year to date for Communities In Schools of Federal Way!    On September 30th, we will be hosting our 2nd Annual All In for Kids Casino Night Fundraiser at the Federal Way Community Center from 6:00 pm-10:00 pm, to benefit students in need. Guests […]

Fill the Canoe School Supply Drive

Help our students in need start the school year off prepared and ready to learn! Red Canoe Credit Union will match all supplies donated.  Supplies will be distributed equitably to all schools in the Federal Way School District.  It is our goal to collect high quality supplies that will last throughout the year. For more […]

June Newsletter

Our June Newsletter is here! In This Issue: Graduation Program Spotlights Multi-Cultural Day Field Trips AmeriCorps

Congratulations, Class of 2017!

95% of our seniors overcame tremendous obstacles and graduated this year! 76% are pursuing post-secondary education. Federal Way High School Thomas Jefferson High School

2017 End of Year Mentoring Celebration

At the end of each school year, we celebrate our Mentoring Matches with a party at Steel Lake Park. Check out the photos from this year!

May Newsletter

Our May Newsletter is here! In This Issue: All In For Kids Student Spotlights Building Healthy Relationships Annual Fundraising Breakfast Field Trips AmeriCorps Applications 10 Years of Service

All In For Kids

Our School Outreach Coordinator from Federal Way High School, Kaitlin Thomas, and her former student and FWHS Alumni Marshun, attended the Communities In Schools National Conference and 40th Anniversary Celebration in Los Angeles. While they were there, they were featured in the new “All In For Kids” National Campaign launch. In the video, Marshun says […]

2017 Annual Fundraising Breakfast

Thank you to everyone who attended our 2017 Annual Fundraising Breakfast! Together we raised a record $77,000 to support youth in Federal Way! We could not do this work without the support of the Federal Way Community. We truly appreciate everyone who gives their time, talent, and/or treasure to help provide a community of support for our students in need.

2017 March Newsletter

Our March Newsletter is here! In This Issue: Addressing Chronic Absenteeism CIS Alumni Spotlight Annual Fundraising Breakfast Program Spotlight CIS Intern Spotlight