Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the Latin American Youth Center (LAYC)! As a community-based organization serving over 4,000 individuals each year, LAYC relies on the time and talents of its neighbors to fulfill its mission. Each year, LAYC volunteers donate hundreds of hours to individual and group projects ranging from homework tutoring, space beautification, or serving meals at our annual community holiday celebration.

There are opportunities for a variety of interests and availabilities. Our openings vary throughout the year, so please check back often.

Current Openings

If any particular opportunity fits your interests, availability, and commitment preference, please sign-up by clicking on the link or follow the application instructions in each description.  A staff person for that particular volunteer opportunity will be in touch with you for more information.

Tutor Montgomery County Conservation Corps Students – FALL 2018

Tutor College Youth in First-Year Courses  – FALL 2018

Tutor GED/Standard Academics with Community Schools – YouthBuild PCS

Recruit & Conduct Outreach to Foster Parents in D.C.

Mentor Young Parents Pursuing Healthy Lifestyles

Distribute Packages for the Winter Food Bank at MMYC Riverdale – one-time event or monthly opportunity. Next Date: November 15, 2018, and December 20, 2018.

NOTE: Each program has unique on-boarding processes. Some opportunities that deal directly with minors require security and background checks.