November 2017 Youth Spotlight: Deyssy and Santos

With Humility and Confidence, Latina Youth Start a Movement Deyssy Mosso and Santos Amaya, two young women with passion, vision, and persistence, are attempting to create equitable and just conditions for immigrant youth through LAYC’s Latino Youth Leadership Council (LYLC). In fact, Deyssy and Santos are the LYLC founders, and in under a year they…

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  • Winter Bash at Riverdale

    LAYC/MMYC Riverdale's annual holiday celebration for high school students and AmeriCorps members. Students are able to dress up, enjoy food and dance.

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