Pierce County Hunger Walk

Hunger Walk 2016For 36 years, Associated Ministries has held a walk and run to join in the fight against hunger in Pierce County. Walkers and runners raise funds that go to support local food banks, while volunteers help coordinate the event.

Date/Time: Sunday, October 2, 2016; Time varies with volunteer activity – anywhere from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Location: Ft. Steilacoom Park – 9601 Steilacoom Blvd, Lakewood

How volunteers will be used:  

  • Booth organizer
  • Kids Zone
  • Set-up crew
  • Tear-down crew
  • Volunteer Check-in
  • Water Stations
  • Parking
  • Registration
  • Route Marshal
  • Security

To volunteer: Please contact Wendy Morris,, 253-383-3056 ext. 117  

Champions Mentor Program

Communities in School - LakewoodWorking in partnership with the Clover Park School District, CISL coordinates the Champions Mentoring Program, at three elementary, three middle schools and one high school. CISL screens, trains, supports and evaluates adult and high school mentors using Best Practices resources. Mentors meet with their students at the school for one hour, once a week. They are trained to help students set and reach academic and personal goals.

Date/Time: Flexible depending on mentor’s schedule, but is Monday – Friday during school hours.

To volunteer: Please contact Leah Livingston, Champions Mentor Program Coordinator at 253-589-7489 (office), 253-677-5642 (cell) or

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