LaAmistad is a community supported non-profit organization that works to empower Latino students and families to achieve their ultimate potential. LaAmistad provides a comprehensive programming structure that incorporates after school tutoring, parent workshops, English language courses as well as educational summer enhancement programs. Founded in 2001, this award winning organization has helped 100% of students to meet or exceed the state reading standards and 93% to meet or exceed the state math standards. LaAmistad provides a volunteer-led after school program that encompasses tutoring and mentoring. We work to improve the academic performance and individual educational needs of each child. Educational support is also supplemented by summer enrichment programs and opportunities that provide students with career, cultural and life experiences.