March 2020

South Tacoma Family Resource Fair

March 14 | 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
South Lakeshore Christian Church, 1740 S 84th St.
Tacoma, Washington 98444 United States
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The South Tacoma Family Resource Fair is an opportunity to learn what resources are available in the South Tacoma area. Enjoy free food, fun, and a chance to win a door prize! RSVP Required online (link below) or by phone, 253.571.4983.

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May 2019

2019 Annual Luncheon

May 31, 2019 | 11:30 am – 1:15 pm
Greater Tacoma Convention Center, 1500 Commerce St.
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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Click here to register as a guest at our 2019 Annual Luncheon! Can't make it to the event but still want to support our vision? Give today! Our Annual Luncheon is an opportunity to learn more about how Communities In Schools is making an impact in your community. We work to surround students with a community of support so they can succeed in school and in life. Check out our video from last year's event to learn more: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LVbRF7S6wrA  …

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June 2018

2018 Annual Luncheon

June 6, 2018 | 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! CLICK HERE TO REGISTER Join us for our annual Luncheon at on Wednesday, June 6th at the Greater Tacoma Convention Center. The event will highlight how Communities In Schools of Tacoma is "Growing In Gratitude" through our year-round programs and special events. Our Keynote Speaker this year is Randy Sprick, a leading consultant in behavior management. Each year, he conducts training and classes for more than 30,000 teachers and administrators throughout the United States and…

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March 2018

Wapato Hills Community Garden Work Party

March 24, 2018 | 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Wapato Hills Garden, 6200 S. Wapato St.
Tacoma, WA 98409 United States
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Communities In Schools is partnering with the Healthy Homes, Healthy Neighborhoods Initiative, Tacoma Environmental Services, Harvest Pierce County, and Tinker Garden on a build party for the Wapato Hills Park community garden. This garden serves the community by providing a space where South Tacoma families can grow their own healthy, organic, and sustainable food. Our teams will be building new raised garden beds to expand the space. Lunch is provided and there will be activities available for children aged 18…

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December 2017

Winter Wish 2017

December 18, 2017 | 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Mt. Tahoma High School, 4634 S. 74th St.
Tacoma, WA 98409 United States
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To support Winter Wish, text "WISH" to 253-201-2013, click on the green "Donate" button, or fill out the form below to sponsor a child. It’s that time of year again! The holidays are fast approaching, and for families in need it can be a difficult time of year. Every year, there are students in the Tacoma School District whose holiday season won’t be as bright as their fellow students. This year our Winter Wish Program is targeting students who are living…

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Holiday Food Drive

December 1, 2017 – December 22, 2017
University Place Fred Meyer, 6305 Bridgeport Way W
University Place, WA 98467 United States
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November 2017

Family Dinner Night

November 8, 2017 | 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Mt. Tahoma High School, 4634 S. 74th St.
Tacoma, WA 98409 United States
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Holiday Food Drive

November 3, 2017 | 8:00 am – November 21, 2017 | 10:00 pm
University Place Fred Meyer, 6305 Bridgeport Way W
University Place, WA 98467 United States
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Please support our Holiday Food Drive to support families in need! This year, the Fred Meyer on Bridgeport Way is supporting our drive. To help, visit that location and ask your cashier about purchasing a holiday food bag at checkout. Your donation will help feed a family experiencing poverty this holiday season.

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August 2017

School Supplies at Summer Bash

August 19, 2017 | 5:00 pm
STAR Center, 3873 South 66th St.
Tacoma, WA 98409 United States
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Communities In Schools of Tacoma is hosting a table at Metro Parks Summer Bash at the STAR Center! This family-friendly event features music, games, food, and a movie on the lawn, and live music--finalists from the Rising STAR singing competition will be on hand to perform. Several community resource providers will be represented, including Communities In Schools of Tacoma, to give information about our programs. We will also be accepting donated school supplies to support our local students in need…

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2017 Stuff the Bus Campaign

August 8, 2017 | 8:00 am – August 23, 2017 | 5:00 pm

The 2017 Stuff the Bus Campaign has launched! We are partnering with Tacoma Public Schools and local businesses to provide backpacks, school supplies, clothing, and shoes to children in need in Tacoma for the upcoming school year. This is a great way to support local students and give back to your community--check out our video HERE for more information on Stuff the Bus. If you are interested in getting involved, fill out the form below! We need volunteers to help sort…

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