LAYC to Celebrate Graduation Ceremony May 25

WASHINGTON, DC, May 20, 2016—The Latin American Youth Center’s Maryland program, the Maryland Multicultural Youth Centers (MMYC) will host a graduation ceremony to celebrate over 50 young people who obtained a GED in the past year through its Montgomery County Workforce Programs, Montgomery County Conservation Corps, and Prince George’s County Workforce GED programs. The ceremony…

LAYC and Urban Institute Release Five-Year Study Solutions for Youth: An Evaluation of the Promotor Pathway®

WASHINGTON, DC, April 15, 2016—The Latin American Youth Center (LAYC) announces the release of a five-year study on the impact of the Promotor Pathway®, an intensive client management model for disconnected and disengaged youth, Wednesday, April 20, 2016, 9-11:30 a.m. at the Urban Institute, 5th Floor, 2100 M Street, Northwest, Washington, DC 20037. The event…

Latin American Youth Center Partners with SevaTruck Foundation to Give Free Meals to Low-income Youth After School

WASHINGTON, DC, April 14, 2016—T he Latin American Youth Center (LAYC) is pleased to announce its partnership with SevaTruck Foundation to offer free vegetarian meals to low-income youth and children in the Columbia Heights neighborhood starting today. SevaTruck will begin serving meals at 4 p.m. until all food is gone, in front of LAYC’s Safe…

Latin American Youth Center/ Maryland Multicultural Youth Centers Announce 11th Annual Youth Job Fair

WASHINGTON, DC, March 18, 2016—The Latin American Youth Center’s Maryland Multicultural Youth Centers (MMYC) along with the WorkSource Montgomery and the Montgomery County Department of Recreation will host the 11th annual Let’s Get It Started youth job fair, Saturday, March 19, 2016, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Silver Spring Civic Building, One Veterans’ Plaza, Downtown…

LAYC to Host DACA Clinic Saturday, June 6 In Partnership with DC Dream

Event will support initial and renewal applications with pro bono attorneys. WASHINGTON, DC, June 5, 2015 – The Latin American Youth Center (LAYC) is pleased to host a free Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) clinic to help individuals in the community complete initial or renewal applications. DACA provides deportation relief and a two-year work permit…

LAYC Announces Fundraising Partnership with Latin Recording Artist La Republika, MusicarityNation.com, and Discount Mart Stores

Campaign Kick-off Celebration to Feature Live Performance by La Republika WASHINGTON, DC, May 28, 2015 – The Latin American Youth Center (LAYC) is pleased to announce a fundraising partnership with MusicarityNation.com to raise funds for LAYC’s programs through the sale of the song “Sola” by bachata/pop band La Republika at Discount Mart Stores and MusicarityNation.com. The campaign will kick…