Brenda, 17, plans to become a public health researcher focusing on sexually transmitted infections in low-income communities. She owes her new aspirations to her mentor Maximilian who introduced her to the varied career paths in health care. He specializes in global health at a government agency. Until a few months ago, Brenda thought she’d become…Read More
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.
Gala 2017: Educating and Empowering Youth
The Latin American Youth Center (LAYC) invites you to help celebrate 49 years of service to the area’s youth at our Gala 2017, Thursday, May 4 at the JW Marriott.Learn More
Health Careers Panel Discussion
So you want to be a Nurse? Public Health Professional? EMT? Medical Assistant? Doctor? Join us for a health careers panel followed by a Q&A
LAYC Gala 2017
Honoring Capital One for their outstanding partnership with LAYC and our community, and Lori M. Kaplan for 30 years as LAYC's President & CEO.
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
On the Blog
- April 2017 Staff Spotlight: Franklin Peralta Monday April 10th, 2017
- Partner Spotlight: The George Washington University’s Honey W. Nashman Center for Public Service and Civic Engagement Friday April 7th, 2017