LAYC DREAMERS

Stakes of the Election on LAYC DREAMER Youth

by Cecilia Dos Santos and Colleen Muse, LAYC DREAMER Committee Throughout this election, policy issues that affect real people have been neglected and overshadowed by every new political scandal. This election season, LAYC’s DREAMER Committee* would like to share with you a story of one youth whose life could be changed by real policy change: immigration…

Youth Testimony to the Montgomery County Council II

Testimony to the Montgomery County Council Tuesday, August 2, 2016 Re: Supplemental Appropriation to the County Government’s FY17 Operating Budget, Department of Health and Human Services Testifying: Jose Flores, participant of the Latin American Youth Center, Maryland Multicultural Youth Centers (MMYC) positive youth development programs   Good afternoon, Council. My name is Jose Flores. I…

Youth Testimony to the Montgomery County Council

Testimony to the Montgomery County Council Tuesday, August 2, 2016 Re: Supplemental Appropriation to the County Government’s FY17 Operating Budget, Department of Health and Human Services Testifying: Barry Tucker, participant of the Latin American Youth Center, Maryland Multicultural Youth Centers (MMYC) positive youth development programs Good morning ladies and gentleman, My name is Barry Tucker….

Staff Testimony to the Committee on Education, April 18, 2016.

Testimony to the Committee on Education April 18, 2016 Testifying: Ana Hageage, Director of External Partnerships, Latin American Youth Center RE: OSSE Budget Oversight Hearing Good morning council members, council staff, and Committee Chair Grosso. Thank you for the opportunity to testify today. My name is Ana Hageage and I am the Director of External…

Student Testimony to the Committee on Business, Consumer & Regulatory Affairs March 7, 2016

Testimony to the Committee on Business, Consumer & Regulatory Affairs Monday, March 7th, 2016 Testifying: Karen Privado, Student at the Latin American Youth Center’s WISE Program Re: Department of Employment Services (DOES) Oversight Hearing Hello Council members, Committee Chair, and committee members. My name is Karen Privado and I am currently a student at the…

Staff Testimony to the Committee on Business, Consumer & Regulatory Affairs March 7, 2016

Testimony to the Committee on Business, Consumer & Regulatory Affairs Monday, March 7th, 2016 TESTIFYING: Ana Hageage, Director of External Partnerships & Community Schools, LAYC RE: Department of Employment Services (DOES) Oversight Hearing Good Morning/Afternoon Committee Chair Orange, Committee members, and members of the Council staff. My name is Ana Hageage and I currently serve…