Latin American Youth Center Gala May 7

“Youth Health & Wellness”Co-chaired by Carefirst CEO Chet Burrell and Mrs. Burrell WASHINGTON, DC, May 5, 2015 – The Latin American Youth Center (LAYC) will host its annual Gala on Thursday, May 7, at 6 PM, at the Washington Hilton. The theme of Gala 2015 is Youth Health & Wellness. The event will feature exciting silent and live…

Latin American Youth Center Provides Math Refresh to Students After School

WASHINGTON, DC, March 17, 2014 – The Latin American Youth Center (LAYC) is proud to announce its sponsorship of a math-based learning tool for use during student after-school programs. The game style software is intended to provide students with an entertaining way to refresh their core algebra and math skills as they prepare for college. Students…

Latin American Youth Center/ Maryland Multicultural Youth Centers to Host Tenth Annual Youth Job Fair

Sponsored by the Montgomery County Department of Economic Development and the Department of Recreation WASHINGTON, DC, March 17, 2014 – The Latin American Youth Center’s Maryland Multicultural Youth Centers (MMYC) along with the Montgomery County Department of Economic Development and the Department of Recreation will host the tenth annual Let’s Get It Started youth job fair, Saturday, March 21,…

LAYC to Host MLK Day of Service with Secretary Castro, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

WASHINGTON, DC, January 19 – The Latin American Youth Center (LAYC) will host its annual day of service in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. today, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at its headquarters at 1419 Columbia Road, NW, Washington, DC. Volunteers from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the U.S. Department of…

LAYC to Host Remembrance Celebration in Honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

WASHINGTON, DC, January 16 – The Latin American Youth Center (LAYC) will host its fourth annual remembrance celebration in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday, January 19, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Buck Lodge Middle School, 2611 Buck Lodge Road, Adelphi, Maryland. The event incorporates educational and enrichment activities for our middle and high school…

Latin American Youth Center Receives $300,000 Grant from Thrive Foundation for Youth

Award will support organization’s work in positive youth development field WASHINGTON, DC, November 19, 2014 – The Latin American Youth Center (LAYC) was today awarded a $300,000 grant by the Thrive Foundation for Youth to support LAYC’s mission of empowering a diverse population of youth to achieve a successful transition to adulthood through multi-cultural, comprehensive, and…