What We Do



Touchstone inspires change by providing the following three resources.

CiViL is a growth model for middle and senior high school students in which they talk through their choices in a safe, small group environment, share their discoveries and enhance their growth through service and enrichment opportunities.

Training for CiViL facilitators in the CiViL Model of youth development and social, emotional and spiritual growth.  We also provide seminars on listening, conflict management and many more youth-related topics.

Curriculum which addresses social and emotional learning topics to be used in CiViL Groups or other small group discussion formats.



During the 2021-2022 school year Touchstone provided services to over 175 students in five locations. 

CiViL Leader Training 

Provided on an ongoing basis to volunteers and interns . 

Your Best Shot 

Touchstone provided high quality senior portraits for deserving local high school graduates who otherwise could not afford them. 

Hillsboro High Extended School 

A disciplinary initiative that combines academics and restorative discussion to reduce repeated disciplinary issues.