Las Americas

Las Americas provides a safe place for Latino youth and families to develop minds, spirits, and long-term success in America.

Las Americas serves K-12 students in schools and works alongside ESL teachers during school hours. They work also work alongside principals and teachers in schools to develop programming geared toward Spanish speaking students. 

Who is this for?  |  K-12 Students, Volunteers, Mentors

Established  |  2006

Number Served  |  300 Students Annually

Did you know?

Tennessee has the fastest-growing Latino population in the nation

Memphis has the 2nd largest Latino population in the state

5.5% of all Latino students in Shelby County Schools speak only Spanish

Youth benefits from the following programs

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