Friday, October 20, 2017

Be a Leader College Resource Fair Oct. 22!

Poster for event featuring sponsor logos: Blue Cross and Blue Shield, Univision Arizona, Cox, Sullivan Foundation, Bank of America 12 News.  Taking Steps Towards College Success Walk-A-Thon and Resource Fair hosted by the Be a Leader Foundation on Sunday, Oct. 22 in Downtown Phoenix.

Take part in the 9th Annual Taking Steps Towards College Success Walk-A-Thon and Resource Fair hosted by the Be a Leader Foundation on Sunday, Oct. 22 in Downtown Phoenix.
This event provides an opportunity for all Arizonans to have direct access to college going materials and to support and promote higher education. Rio Salado College is a proud supporter of this initiative and will host an information booth at the event. 

Image from 2016 Walk-a-thon featuring participants holding a large sign that reads: I'm taking steps towards college success because....

Register now 
The first 1,500 attendees to check-in will receive a free event t-shirt and tote bag. 

The event will begin with a college community resource fair, allowing participants to obtain information and resources from 50+ community focused organizations and programs. The Walk begins at Civic Space Park in Downtown Phoenix and ends at the National Association for College Admission Counseling College fair, located inside the Phoenix Convention Center. More than 200 colleges will be participating.

Visit this web page for additional event details.
This family-friendly event is perfect for teens who want to explore a variety of college career options-- and educational advocates who want to support a good cause.

The Be a Leader Foundation promotes personal development and higher education opportunities for students in grades 7-12.