Mission Statement

The Albert Schweitzer's Leadership for Life program is committed to:

Developing and presenting meaningful, state-of-the-art youth leadership and mentorship programs to 15-18 year-olds of good character with demonstrated leadership skills and an interest in community service around the globe.

Carrying the name of one of the world's greatest humanitarian, Albert Schweitzer's Leadership for Life (ASLFL) will motivate young people with demonstrated leadership abilities and high aspirations to:

  • Take personal responsibility for exercising leadership
  • Develop an awareness of social needs and issues
  • Improve interpersonal and group communication skills
  • Create self-esteem
  • Exercise their leadership abilities in the communities where they live
  • Cultivate an understanding and appreciation of multi-culturalism
  • Instill a passion for community service
  • Teach all students to protect the global environment without compromising the 
    needs, wants and expectation of those who inhabit the globe
  • Better understand the importance of daily healthy living, diet and nutrition

“Search and see if there is not some place where you may invest your humanity.”
~Albert Schweitzer