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Communities in Schools fundraiser is March 16

Communities in Schools of Kent, a nonprofit organization devoted to helping youngsters stay in school, is having its biggest fundraiser of the year and you’re invited.

The CISK Annual Fundraising Breakfast runs 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. March 16 at the Kent Senior Activity Center.

To learn more about the event or sponsoring a table, call Alice Pfaff, event coordinator, at 253-350-5031, or the CISK main office at 253-867-5637.

Past fundraising events have enabled CISK to undertake a number of projects, including: mentor training and support; matching 31 students with job shadows; supporting 33 students at risk for dropping out to graduate from the Performance Learning Center, operated by CISK and the Kent School District. To learn more about CISK, log on to kent.ciswa.org.

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