The Foundation for Tacoma Students is the backbone nonprofit and staff dedicated to ensuring the continuity, stability and growth of the Graduate Tacoma community-wide movement.
Serving as the only cradle-to-career intermediary in Tacoma, the Foundation for Tacoma Students plays the unique role
of helping align organizations, institutions and individuals — community partners — around positive outcomes for students.
We believe every child has the capacity to be successful with the right resources and support
We are strengthened by diversity and inclusive of all community voices
We share data and information to influence and improve outcomes for youth
We test and try new ideas and actions
We trust in collective ownership and shared responsibility
We believe in collaboration as the best pathway to achieving our goals