Leadership Development



Helping Hands - Volunteer Club

A teen service club for high school youth in Escondido. It encourages service learning, addressing civic and social needs, and developing relationships and leadership skills among youth

Helping Hands Jr. 

More information will be available soon. 

Resident Leadership Academy

The RLA is a curriculum-based, community health organizing project that empowers residents to make positive changes in their communities.

Youth Leaders for Change

The youth (middle and high school age), have facilitated assessments of identified neighborhoods with regard to healthy food accessibility, safe and easy pedestrian walkability and then developed areas for improvement and change including recommendations.