March 4, 2020 | 7:00-8:30 AM | McGavick Conference Center Join us for a community breakfast to celebrate the stories of youth and support the work of Communities In Schools of Lakewood to ensure that ALL Lakewood students have a bright future. The breakfast will feature a program Clover Park students and community members. Learn more […]

Georjina and her site coordinator Leah

Georjina first came to Communities In Schools of Lakewood in elementary school for help with math and reading. Leah Livingston, CIS Site Coordinator, worked with her to become more comfortable speaking in a group. Through afterschool CIS programs, Georjina began to build up her confidence and find ways to express herself to others. Georjina later […]

We’ve announced a new date for the Communities In Schools of Lakewood Fall Fundraiser: Wednesday, October 9, 2019. Please join us to surround our students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school an achieve in life. Learn more and purchase your tickets

CIS Lakewood is constantly seeking new ways to generate financial resources so we can serve the students of the Clover Park School District. In early October 2018 we tried our hand at an elegant Dinner/Auction, Soaring into the Future. We are delighted with the success. With about 125 guests, an outstanding dinner at the Tacoma […]

This last school year our staff had the pleasure of working with 19 Clover Park High School seniors who were identified as needing additional support. Our work with the students revolved around building relationships, helping students feel supported in school, assisting them with setting goals to complete graduation requirements, and providing basic needs like transportation, […]

On March 23, 200 people gathered at Old Country Buffet for the 15th annual Champions for Youth breakfast.  Guests were treated to a delicious breakfast, inspirational stories and opportunities to learn more about the work of Communities In Schools of Lakewood (CISL). The event generated over $26,000 of funds that will be dedicated to services […]

Are you interested in volunteering as a mentor or in any of our after school programs? Please fill out this application and e-mail it to You can also mail it or drop it of to our office:  10828 Gravelly Lake Drive SW Suite 104 Lakewood, WA 98499    

Thank you for reading our Winter Newsletter! Make sure you save the date for our Champions for Youth Breakfast! It will be March 23, at Old Country Buffet in Lakewood Towne Center.