Founded in 2002, the Be A Leader Foundation has impacted the lives of thousands of underserved youth in Arizona. Starting in 2006 Be A Leader began offering structured leadership programming to thirty-two 8th grade students. Since then, the organization has added additional programs now impacting thousands of students, 7th grade through college, annually in three main focus areas: College Access, Postsecondary Transition, and College Success.
Our mission is to Increase the number of students who are prepared for and succeed in higher education by empowering them with tools, leadership skills and consistent support,transforming lives and creating life-long opportunities for success.
Our vision is all students have the opportunity to succeed in higher education and have the skills and resources to ensure personal success.