June 2017 Youth Spotlight: Dorila Martinez

Dorila Martinez is a native Salvadorian and 2017 graduate of High Point High School in Prince George’s County. Dorila didn’t have the typical high school experience; after doing her homework, she often worked nights cleaning offices with her mother. But that didn’t stop her from earning a 3.5 GPA and over 100 hours of community…

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LAYC + MMYC

We have 4 sites in Washington, DC and Maryland and dozens of service points through partner schools and organizations.

Promotor Pathway® National Network

Our signature youth development model is implemented nationally. Learn more about the Promotor Pathway® National Network.

Upcoming Events

  • 2017 LAYC/MMYC GED Commencement

    Join us as we celebrate the accomplishments of 35 youth and wish them well as they take the next step in pursuit of post-secondary opportunities. The evening

  • Want to learn more about LAYC?

    Please join us at a casual reception at LAYC’s main site (1419 Columbia Road, NW). In addition to food and drink, there will be engaging conversation

  • Food Bank Distribution

    Receive free food every third Thursday of the month. Food distribution is on a first come, first serve basis. Please bring your own bags.

  • Parent Workshop on Child Abuse Laws and Prevention (Spanish)

    This workshop is presented in Spanish. Attend to: Know your rights as a parent Learn about laws regarding child well-being Learn how to prevent