Connects local schools with people and partners to identify and solve problems at the community level that support schools, parents and students.
Builds stronger school communities and develops students who are more informed, empowered and engaged in civic life. Students “learn democracy by doing” through advocacy for improvement projects on their school campuses.
Empowers Arizona’s city, town and tribal youth councils to develop and implement innovative solutions to challenges facing the communities where they live.
The Gabe Zimmerman Public Service Awards, created in spring 2011, recognizes non-elected public servants contributing to their communities and civic life, and collectively shaping the future of Arizona.