The Wow!

LaAmistad, Inc. Since Inception
  • LaAmistad is a two-time winner of the Atlanta Public Schools A+ Achievement Award.
  • LaAmistad After School has served over 600 students.
  • LaAmistad English for Successful Living has graduated over 5,000 students.
  • LaAmistad English for Successful Living is the largest community-based adult ESL program in Georgia.
  • LaAmistad volunteers have completed over 40,000 hours of community service.
LaAmistad, Inc. 2012-2013
  • LaAmistad volunteers completed over 9,000 hours of service to more than 600 clients.
  • LaAmistad’s Anímate Summer Camp served 70 students this past summer.
  • LaAmistad Young Professionals group attracted close to 100 young professional in its first six months.
  • LaAmistad provided parent education classes to over 50 Latino parents in the Atlanta community.
  • LaAmistad continued to build and strengthen its relationships with more than 50 community partners.
LaAmistad After School 2012-2013
  • 100% of LaAmistad After School students met or exceeded the Criterion-Referenced Competency Test (CRCT) in Reading.
  • 93% of LaAmistad After School students met or exceeded the Criterion-Referenced Competency Test (CRCT) in Math.
  • LaAmistad students score 26% higher than their Hispanic peers on the CRCT overall.
  • The average grade for LaAmistad After School middle school students was 89.4.
  • The average grade for LaAmistad After School elementary school students was 91.3.
Volunteer’s Impact 2012-13
  • LaAmistad, Inc. volunteers completed over 9,000 hours of community service
LaAmistad After School 4,500 Hours 275 Volunteers
LaAmistad English for Successful Living 1,100 Hours 30 Volunteers
LaAmistad’s Anímate Summer Camp 1,500 Hours 30 Volunteers
LaAmistad Internship Program 800 Hours 20 Volunteers
LaAmistad Families 600 Hours 40 Volunteers
Other 500 50 Volunteers