WFIS Partners and Sponsors
WFIS administers programs to provide services to private and independent educators on behalf of the organizations listed. These caring companies collaborate with us to find innovative ways to help private and independent educators reach their full potential. WFIS Partners have a strategic alliance with WFIS, partnering to support our organizations’ long-term priorities. WFIS Sponsors underwrite specific events or programs, either on an annual schedule or for a defined window of time.
Professional development designed for your individual needs, result in a product you’ll actually use! My24/7 provides flexible online courses that can be accessed anytime, anywhere – on your desktop, mobile, tablet or phone. And My24/7is affordable: you can earn your salary increase now and pay later with their deferred, no interest payment plans. Online Educators can earn Clock Hours for recent course development too!
Inspirus Credit Union
We are proud to support schools and educational programs that advance the lives of students throughout Washington State. By using our financial services, you are furthering our mission to make a difference in education. Plus you’ll enjoy more free services, lower loan rates, and better returns on deposits than most big banks.
- Accounts – checking, savings, retirement, certificates
- Loans & Credit – auto, home, recreational vehicles, and Visa® rewards credit card
- Services – nationwide surcharge-free ATMs, shared branching at over 5,000 locations, convenient digital banking, and 24/7 call center
- Education and Resources – online financial education for money management including youth programs, credit review, and housing guidance
Federally Insured by NCUA.
NPIP – Non Profit Insurance Program
NPIP is an insurance cooperative created and managed by its members that provides a financially consistent and stable product, with best-in-class insurance and risk management services. Underwriting, Claims, Education, Pre-Litigation, and Risk Management support. All are provided by our Program Administrator, Clear Risk Solutions. For insight on protection of your school, staff and students in the wake of Covid-19 changes, NPIP has resources.
Karr Tuttle Campbell
KTC is a full-service firm, and our attorneys love working for schools. Our school law practice was founded by a former teacher and school administrator and has included members of the board and two former presidents of the Washington Council of School Attorneys. In a collegial, collaborative atmosphere Karr Tuttle Campbell attorneys and staff serve individuals, small and large businesses including Fortune 500 companies, government entities, and nonprofit organizations. Our firm focuses on all aspects of business and finance; employment law; tax, trusts, and estate planning; and litigation.
Ellis Li McKinstry
The lawyers at ELM regard the practice of law as more than just a career. We believe that we share a special calling to serve our clients and our community in a unique way.
Nat Taylor at ELM has particular expertise in the unique legal issues of religious entities, including churches, private schools, and para-church ministries. As a former litigator, he can make realistic risk assessments and does not shy away from difficult negotiations. His broad experience helps him anticipate and avoid problems before they become expensive headaches for the client. He has been voted a “Rising Star” six times by the readers of Super Lawyers.
The number 1 choice for schools to manage billing and payments.
Blackbaud understands that families are the core customer of your school. That’s why we provide more payment plans and choices for your parents. Blackbaud makes it easy for families to pay. When paying for school is friendly and easy, your school will sustain and grow.
Access to enrollment and payment data is critical to making smart business decisions. We put powerful tools at your fingertips in our dashboards and reports. We can customize information you want on reports you will use.
Helping you worry less and live more is what PEMCO’s all about. That tradition started in 1949 when a teacher, Robert J. Handy, founded PEMCO to provide affordable car insurance for teachers. Today, PEMCO helps people across the Northwest protect what matters most to them with auto, home, renter, umbrella and boat insurance. PEMCO’s still owned by its customers – not stockholders – so it serves you, not Wall Street. Get award-winning differences like a real person answering when you call, guaranteed home and car repairs, 12-month rate protection and competitive prices made even more affordable with discounts for your home and auto. 1.800.GO.PEMCO or contact your local PEMCO agent.
At Bell-Anderson Insurance, we offer comprehensive coverage solutions for private and independent schools. The benefits of our school insurance program include coverage for:
- Abuse & Corporal Punishment
- Directors’ & Officers’ Liability
- Catastrophic Accidental Medical
- Student accident and basic health
- Tuition Refund
- Umbrella Liability
Overwatch Risk Solutions
Each school is unique and a school’s security and safety program should be also. Industry and board-certified by the American Society of Industrial Security, our experts at Overwatch Risk Solutions LLC will collaborate with school leadership and key staff to provide tailored solutions and polices exclusive to your school and student population. In the words of Dr. Adam Gaffey Head of School, Robert F. Munroe Day School, Quincy, Florida: “It often takes experience to learn how to deal with the variety of ways that student safety can be put at risk.”
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