Soaring into the Future – Auction Success

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 […]

A Graduation Success Story

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, […]

CISL Welcomes Interim Executive Director, Liz Heath

  Liz Heath is the Interim Executive Director of Communities in Schools of Lakewood. We are excited to have her on our team and are looking forward to what we will accomplish with her in this position. Active in the nonprofit sector for forty years, Liz’s work is grounded in the knowledge that a community […]

Champions For Youth Breakfast Highlights Impact of Communities in Schools

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 […]

Mentor Application

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    

2017 Winter Newsletter

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.

Recap of 2016 Champions for Youth Breakfast

Thank you to those of you who joined us at the Champions for Youth Breakfast! For those of you who could not make it, here is a recap of how the event went!