The Lake Washington Schools Foundation raises funds and amplifies community resources to provide students in Lake Washington School District what they need to thrive, both now and in the future.
Our four core values provide the lens through which we view all of our work:
- Accountability: We will be accountable for our actions, which includes honoring donors’ intentions, following through on our promises, and being transparent in our actions.
- Equity: We will allocate resources equitably to ensure that every student has an opportunity to achieve an equal outcome.
- Integrity: We will strive to do what is best for the students and families in our district, rather than what is convenient or what is familiar.
- Community: We will support the school district administration and seek partnerships with community organizations, businesses, and individuals who share our vision.
Strategic Areas of Focus
We activate our mission through four key strategic areas of focus: