TEAM

Dr. Sonny Lara 
 Founder                    
 
 
 

"I am passionate about developing, empowering and seeing transformation take place in our youth.  I believe every life is worth the fight"

Dr. Linda Lara
 Parenting Coordinator                   
 
 
 

"I am a certified trainer of Family Wellness, I help broken families become whole. We believe that if the home is healthy the child can function properly and become successful and that a parent can be every child's role model."

Jose Marquez
Outreach Supervisor

“I am passionate about mentoring youth, and exposing them to new experiences. Surrounding with positive adults who can help change the way they think.”

Priscilla Rubio
Community School Specialist

“I was one of these youth, I was caught in the moment of being a teen and having fun.  I use the very struggles and lessons learned to lead these youth into a future of success that doesn't need to wait another day or year”

" Our goal is to Inspire youth and their families to never give up. Challenges and obstacles are a part of life how you respond to them is what makes the difference.

Anita Rubio
Operations Manager

“ I am passionate about empowering our youth! My goal is to pull the gold out of them””

 Evette Bustamante
  Community School Specialist  

AWARDS AND CERTIFICATIONS

 

Dr Sonny:

2014 Award of Excellence from Andrew Hill High School out of 27 Community based organizations the Firehouse team was the only one to receive this award.

 

2014 Golden Rule Award Interfaith Peace Building Initiative  The Golden Rule Ambassadorship is awarded to people who live the Golden Rule in their everyday life, " to do unto others as you would have them do unto you"

 

2013 Honorary Doctorate of Philosophy in Humanities  presented by Kayiwa International Unitversity

 

2011 Movers of the Mountain Award: for your excellent contributions to our community, and for exemplifying the life, legend, legacy, and mission of the beloved, late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

 

Anita:

2014 Award of Excellence from Andrew Hill High School out of 27 Community based organizations the Firehouse team was the only one to receive this award.

 

2011  Working Women's Award Community Bridge Building and Youth Advocacy  for your excellent contributions to our community, and for exemplifying the life, legend, legacy, and mission of the beloved, late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

 

Dr Linda:

2015 Professorship in Leadership Development Award

 

2015 Doctorate of Philosophy in Christine Leadership

 

2014 Golden Rule Award Interfaith Peace Building Initiative  The Golden Rule Ambassadorship is awarded to people who live the Golden Rule in their everyday life, " to do unto others as you would have them do unto you"

 

2013 Honorary Doctorate of Theology  presented by Kayiwa International University

 

2012 Women's Achievement Award Mentoring and Community Bridge Building for your excellent contributions to our community, and for exemplifying the life, legend, legacy, and mission of the beloved, late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

 

Evette:

2014 Award of Excellence from Andrew Hill High School out of 27 Community based organizations the Firehouse team was the only one to receive this award.

 

2014 Certificate of Appreciation for on going support services provided to Calero High Students

 

2014 Golden Rule Award Interfaith Peace Building Initiative  The Golden Rule Ambassadorship is awarded to people who live the Golden Rule in their everyday life, " to do unto others as you would have them do unto you"

e-mail
anita.rubio@fire-house.org

408.327.9622

 

location:
5655 Silver Creek Valley Road #517
San Jose, CA 95138

 

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