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Identity Programs in the News: Jovenes de Mañana – Daly Elementary School

Hope Lives Here, the cover story in the current issue of Bethesda Magazine, is about the students at Germantown's Daly Elementary School where we are providing a new reading support program plus social and emotional skill [...]

By |2017-11-09T22:24:10+00:00November 9th, 2017|Community Support, Identity in the News, Program News|

Identity Programs in the News: Soccer for Change

SOCCER FOR CHANGE is a game changer, allowing at-risk teens to play.  For students in Montgomery County’s Department of Recreation, City of Gaithersburg and Identity SOCCER 4 CHANGE program, it’s so much more than just a [...]

By |2017-11-09T22:21:47+00:00November 9th, 2017|Community Support, Identity in the News, Program News|

New Annual Report Released – Unlocking the Potential of Immigrant Youth

Learn how Identity unlocks the potential of immigrant youth in our Annual Report for FY17. The report is a window into Identity’s 18th year serving Latino youth, their families, and others as we work to build [...]

By |2017-10-19T17:48:37+00:00October 19th, 2017|Advocacy, Community Support, Program News|

DACA Resources and Action / DACA Recursos e Acción

We hope that Congress will act swiftly to do the right thing and continue to offer protections to Dreamers. We have heard some encouraging words from immigration attorneys and others, and as many of you have [...]

By |2017-09-15T20:58:20+00:00September 8th, 2017|Advocacy, Community Support|

Diego Uriburu’s enlightening blog on busting the achievement gap for Latino kids

“The achievement gap begins early and ends tragically…. “Without the enrichment and opportunities provided by organizations like Identity, we all know how this story ends: many of these students will fail. But the data shows that [...]

By |2017-08-17T20:10:38+00:00August 17th, 2017|Advocacy, Community Support, Identity in the News|

Identity Board Member, Teresa Wright, to be Honored

Long time Identity Board member and advocate for Latino youth, Teresa Wright, is the quintessential community connector.  From a key position within the school system, she has been the heart and soul of a network of [...]

By |2017-07-27T17:44:40+00:00June 28th, 2017|Advocacy, Awards and Honors, Events|

Celebrating Three Years Together: Identity After School Middle Schoolers Make the Grades

Over two hundred students and their families gathered at Neelsville Middle School on Tuesday, May 30th, to celebrate the end of the year, the end of an era and their remarkable accomplishments.  Many of the students, [...]

By |2017-07-18T15:57:17+00:00June 2nd, 2017|Community Support, Events, Program News|

Teens and Police: You are Never Too Old to Play Musical Chairs

Captain Marc Yamada and the Montgomery County Police Department brought a mouth-watering feast to the City of Gaithersburg’s Bohrer Park Activity Center for high school students who have participated in the Upcounty Youth-Police Advisory Council this [...]

By |2017-07-18T15:57:17+00:00May 16th, 2017|Program News|

Identity Honored with Nonprofit Village’s 2017 Making a Difference Award

Identity is proud to be honored by Nonprofit Village with the 2017 Making a Difference Award. Identity is being recognized, in part, for our evidence-based programming and for our strong collaborations with other nonprofits, which magnify [...]

By |2017-07-18T15:57:17+00:00February 1st, 2017|Awards and Honors|

Immigration and Second Chances: Bethesda Magazine profiles Diego Uriburu

Bethesda Magazine profiles Identity Executive Director, Diego Uriburu, and his drive to help Montgomery County's invisible population of Latino youth. Click here to read more.

By |2017-07-18T15:57:18+00:00January 30th, 2017|Identity in the News|