Successful Students

Our work is best shared through the stories and images of our students, and testimonials from others touched by the work we do. We invite you to click on a box below… and be inspired. If you have a story or a comment about how Communities In Schools made a difference in your life, please share it with us.

Mentor Story: Growing Up Together

“I look forward to a few years from now when I’ll be sitting in the stands of the Tacoma Dome watching them walk across the stage to collect their diploma—that will be my proudest moment as a mentor.”

Hope For The Future

“She has more confidence in herself and those around her. I’ve seen her go from being a very frustrated little girl with a lot of responsibility on her shoulders, to a maturing young woman who is excited for her future.”

One Caring Adult Makes a Difference

J.D. felt overwhelmed by all of the changes happening in his life all at once. It was easier for him to stay at home and not have to worry about school on top of everything else