CIS was recently awarded a community support grant to provide trauma-informed, one-to-one and group tele-mentoring supports and services for students in Whatcom county. This work includes connecting struggling students to needed basic resources, technology, and a caring adult who will coach them through their educational experience, during school closure and beyond.
The First Federal Community Foundation has a long tradition of giving back to the communities it serves. They are committed to improving the quality of life in their communities by investing in public activities or charitable services to be provided in those communities. They emphasize providing support to capital projects providing valuable community benefits, facilitating economic development or enhancing availability of affordable housing.