The Foundation for Tacoma Students is the backbone nonprofit and staff dedicated to supporting the Graduate Tacoma community-wide movement. We are guided by our values, commitment to equity, and the core belief that working together is key to realize a Tacoma where every child succeeds, cradle to career

We’re Hiring

Open positions.

The Foundation for Tacoma Students is seeking a Communications Manager to support the development and implementation of our communications function. This person will drive day-to-day efforts to increase the visibility of our work and awareness of our mission.


The Foundation for Tacoma Students is seeking a talented, creative Data Analyst to join our growing Department of Research and Strategy. The Data Analyst provides data collection, cleaning, evaluation, and reporting for internal Foundation projects, the Graduate Tacoma and Pierce County Pathways movements, and cross-sector collaborations.


The Foundation for Tacoma Students seeks to contract with an experienced data systems and Information Technology consultant to help guide development of our systems capacity as we expand our geographic and programmatic footprint. The consultant will work with our team to identify systems and process needs, design FERPA and HIPAA-appropriate internal and external data governance protocols, elevate opportunities for organization-wide systems integration, recommend vendors and platforms, assist with bids, and potentially facilitate staff training.


The Foundation for Tacoma Students is seeking a Development Coordinator to help secure financial support in Grants, Sponsorships, Individual Giving/Major Gifts, and Events that serve our mission to help every child achieve success from cradle to career.