The Better Together Leadership Program was established in 1989. It is our Foundation’s longest running program. Currently it takes place at Cabrillo, Don Callejon, and Buchser Middle Schools.
A core group of firefighters meet with students every week and help facilitate different activities that will showcase their strengths and build on their weaknesses. Throughout the year they build on teamwork and leadership skills. The students are introduced at a young age to the value of reaching out in the community through specific events.
The core values provide the foundation for the Better Together Leadership Program facilitators and are essential to the success of this program. These core values ensure that participants have a positive experience while involved in this program. The core values of this organization include: