In pursuit of a just, equitable and inclusive society, Identity creates opportunities for Latino and other historically underserved youth to realize their highest potential and thrive.

How we make a difference

Academic Support


We offer engaging, culturally competent after-school support to students who have interrupted education or who are at risk of falling behind.

Social & Emotional Learning


SEL is at the core of all we do, helping youth learn self-awareness, self-management, social awareness, relationship skills, and responsible decision-making.

Job Readiness & Workforce Development

We equip our program participants with the competencies, tools, and resources they need to succeed in today’s job market and grow professionally.


Reading with Identity

Young readers with Identity’s Jóvenes de Mañana stay connected with Identity and stay focused on [...]

The Promise of Latino Youth in Montgomery County, a report from Identity and researchers at the University of Maryland School of Public Health, finds the optimism of Latino youth at odds with their reality. Identity pledges to keep the urgency front and center. Learn more>

Identity accepts client referrals for programs and services provided through our Youth Opportunity Centers (YOCs), which are located in Gaithersburg and Takoma Park. 

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