Identity in the News

WAMU Reports on Reading Gains Among Latino students

WAMU reporter Sasha-Ann Simons reported on the tremendous leaps in reading that Latino youth enrolled in Identity's elementary school reading and social-emotional program are making. This is a great reminder of the Promise of Latino Youth and [...]

By |2019-02-04T16:45:20+00:00February 1st, 2019|Identity in the News|

Wheaton High School Students Unveil Stunning Mosaic at Identity’s Pink House Ceremony

To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Identity, a group of High School students from Wheaton’s  KnightTime Program turned shards of glass and mirrors into a spectacular mosaic mural to represent what Identity means to them. The work, called [...]

By |2018-06-19T13:28:17+00:00June 18th, 2018|Awards and Honors, Community Support, Events, Identity in the News|

Identity’s Executive Director Interviewed by Univision

This report from Univision's Lilian Mass includes an interview with Identity's Executive Director, Diego Uriburu. "A new wave of unaccompanied minors are expected in the US. This represents greater challenges for local governments." Este reportaje [...]

By |2017-07-18T15:57:22+00:00April 22nd, 2016|Identity in the News|

Advocating for Youth at March 16 MCPS Board of Education Meeting

Many parents and individuals who work with Latino children made a special effort to attend  the March 21, 2016 MCPS Board of Education meeting. It was an opportunity to share our concerns about the state of Latino children [...]

By |2017-07-18T15:57:22+00:00March 22nd, 2016|Advocacy, Identity in the News|