Celebrating 2018 Halperin Youth Award Winners

LAYC would like to congratulate Santos Amaya Guevara and Harrison Rodriguez on the recognition of their leadership and commitment to public service at the fourth annual Samuel Halperin Lecture and Youth Public Service Award event, cosponsored by the American Youth Policy Forum (AYPF) and the Institute for Educational Leadership, on March 21st. Santos Amaya Guevara,…

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Upcoming Events

  • Ladies Lounge

    Ladies Lounge is a safe space for young women to come together, have fun, hang out, discuss various topics, and current news.

  • Gala 2018

    The Latin American Youth Center (LAYC) invites you to help celebrate 50 years of service to the area's youth at our Gala 2018, Thursday, May 10 at the Marriott

  • Food Bank Distribution

    William Wirt Middle School holds a monthly Food Distribution in partnership with The Capital Area Food Bank, the Maryland Multicultural Youth Center (MMYC),

  • MMYC Spring Health Fair

    Come learn about what health services are available in your community while taking part in fun and free activities for youth of all ages! Location: