Be Awesome Youth Coalition

Welcome to the Be Awesome Youth Coalition!

We are a group of community members who want to reduce substance abuse in Maricopa by developing confident, connected, and successful youth. We do this by providing programs for kids and teens through mentoring, leadership, and education. Our general meetings are on the second Wednesday of every month from 5:15-6:30 at Maricopa Elementary School 18150 N. Alterra Parkway.

Awesome Communities Start With You

If you've wanted to make a difference in your community, fight substance abuse, and have a heart for youth then this is where you want to be. Here are some easy ways to connect and get started 

1). Subscribe to our e-mail list. Or, drop us a line and chat with us direct. (520) 428-7750 

2). Like us on Facebook or follow us on Instagram. It's a great way to get updates and valuable information. 

3). Attend a meeting. We meet every Second Wednesday at 5:15 pm to 6:30 pm. We are inside Maricopa Elementary  18150 N Alterra Parkway. 

Awesome Skills Needed

Don't Wonder If You Could Help...

Absolutely you can help. We are a Coalition of like minded individuals from different areas in our community and we aren't successful with out the talents of people like you. 

Are You Creative

We are investing our efforts in getting our message out to the community and we need people who can help us develop a fun, fresh, and effective campaigns through video, social media, print ads, and well written columns. 

Are You A People Person

If you like people, and are enthusiastic about sharing a positive message then we would love to have you help us with information booths at local events. Have a good time, make a difference, and share the SWAG. 

Are You An Organzied Planner

If your skill set includes planning and organizing events, we need you. We have a team of skilled presenters with up to date relevant information on youth Alcohol, Marijuana, and Rx Drug abuse.   

We plan fun recreational activities for our youth that promote positive peers and fun with out drugs or alcohol. Quality events that draw youth out and deliver a substance free message take time and dedication, you can help make these happen. 

Get Your Business Involved, It's Free

If you own your own business and want to get involved but don't have the capitol that's ok we still need you. We need business who are willing to hang our signage in their store front, or in their break room for employees. 

We have children's SWAG with positive messages you can help pass out to your customers. 

Call or e-mail us today so we can get started. 


Take the Survey

Our community survey helps us take the temperature in the community to gage if we are focused on the community concerns and see if we are being effective. Our goal is  100 each quarter. You can help us with just 10 minutes of your time here. 


Your support and contributions will have an immediate impact on our ability to combat youth substance abuse and create confident, connected, and successful youth. 

Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

Connect With Us

Drop Us A Line

Better yet, see us in person!

We are often in the field so call ahead and make sure we are here. We look forward to meeting you. 

Be Awesome Youth Coalition (part of CAASA)

18150 N. Altera Parkway Maricopa, AZ

(520) 428-7750


Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm

Saturday: By appointment

Sunday: Closed