Be a Leader on September 24

Raise your hand if you want to Be a Leader!


Join me on a trip to Phoenix!

  The next  Be a Leader Event is Saturday, September 24,  from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  We plan to leave from Pinal County area schools or your homes at 8:00 a.m. sharp.  It is an hour drive to ASU Downtown. Park at the U of A — ASU Biomedical Building, 550 E. Van Buren Street,  Phoenix,  85004 –just past North Fifth Street. 

Walk a block to ASU Downtown Mercado Campus.

Driving Directions – MAP

The Mercado is conveniently located at Fifth and Monroe Streets in downtown Phoenix.

From the east valley, take I-10 west (Los Angeles) and exit 7th Street south.
From the west valley, take I-10 east (Tucson) and exit 7th Street south.
From north Phoenix, take SR-51 south to I-10 west and exit 7th Street south.

Be a Leader Foundation

Be A Leader Foundation Office

Mailing Address:

6850 N. Central Avenue
Phoenix, AZ  85012

Office (602) 758-8000
Fax (602) 274-3935

Gary and Melissa Trujillo, co founders, assisted by the staff

  • Karla Robles
  • Esmeralda Peralta
  • Anahi Godinez
  • Monica Angulo
  • Karina Cuamea
  • Esther Duarte

 After Be a Leader, we tour and talk to the College Depot. 

College Depot provides full-service college planning through outreach, guidance, resources and referrals for free. It is located on the second floor of Burton Barr Central Library.

College Depot offers:

  • Workshops on:
    • College Readiness
    • Financial Aid
    • Scholarships
    • College Applications
    • Personal Statements
    • Test Preparation
    • and more!
    • One-on-one assistance with the college application process
    • Print and Web-based materials for all aspects of college readiness
    • College planning software with interest inventory and college, scholarship, and internship matching

College Depot’s hours of service differ from Central Library’s schedule.

To learn about scholarship deadlines, upcoming workshops, or to make an appointment with College Depot staff, visit depot.

Wait!  There’s more!  Then we leave the College Depot and go to the Phoenix Art Museum

 Current Exhibitions

Modern Mexican Painting from the Andrés Blaisten Collection
Steele Gallery
July 1 – September 25, 2011

The Bridge at Hoover Dam: Photographs by Jamey Stillings

Lewis Gallery

August 13 – December 4, 2011

Bare Witness: Photographs by Gordon Parks

Norton Photography Gallery

August 20 – November 6, 2011

Seeing is Believing: Rebecca Campbell and Angela Ellsworth
Marshall Gallery and Hendler Gallery
September 3, 2011 – January 23, 2012

We leave the museum and go to dinner.

Then we go to…

Ballet under the Stars 2011

Ballet Arizona presents its 14th annual series at parks from September 18—25.

It is FREE and open to the public. 

Ballet under the Stars allows communities to enjoy dance in a unique outdoor setting complete with a stage, lighting, costumes, and the beautiful Arizona weather.

Bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy the Ballet under the Stars

This is a perfect show for the entire family. 

It is a great way to introduce ballet to your children for the first time. 

It is a great way to introduce ballet to your children for the first time. 

All performances start at 7:00 p.m. and are FREE and open to the public

9.18.11 Sunday at Beardsley Park in Sun City West

9.22.11 Thursday at Paul Mason Sports Complex in Casa Grande *****

9.23.11 Friday at Tempe Center for the Arts in Tempe

9.24.11 Saturday at Steele Indian School Park in Phoenix ******

9.25.11 Sunday at Fountain Park in Fountain Hills

It is going to be a long day so plan to rest before and after the trip.

Let me know if you need anymore information.

Socorro Galusha Luna

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