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LATIN AMERICAN TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

LATA MISSION:
To promote a bilingual, biliterate and bicultural education for the advancement of Latino students and teachers in San Francisco through events such as family conference, a college fair, scholarships for college, and an education summit.



President:  Cynthia Meza, Teacher, Leonard R. Flynn Elementary School
Vice President: Nancy Obregon, Teacher, Leonard R. Flynn Elementary School

Treasurer: Ray Ponce, Retired
Secretary: Pilar Mejia, Retired

Media Specialist: Martha Estrella, Retired Teacher
Webmaster:  Dr Annie Rodriguez, Retired Teacher


 

 





Your gift helps LATA provide scholarships to
high school graduates not for school,
but for life.


  



Customer Service Phone number
  415-412-3887

 

Refund/Return policy  As your donations go directly towards projects impacting the scholarship for Latino youth we serve, all donations to LATA are non-refundable. If you have questions or concerns about the donation(s) you have made to LATA, please email us at sflata@yahoo.com.

 

Privacy Statement  All donations remain private unless you specify a specific name and message you would like printed in our Scholarship Celebration program. Addresses, phone numbers and email names are never published nor sold.

 

Complete description of goods or services offered  Consistent with our Vision and Mission statement, LATA is offers support, primarily in form of scholarships, to worthy Latino students in San Francisco. We also promote bilingual education and advocate for equity for all students, teachers and families in the public school systmem, especially in the Latino community, through college fairs, family conferences, and teacher events. Our yearly scholarships are up to $38,000 distributed among 14 students (in 2014).

 

Transaction Currency  Donations are received in US dollars.

 

Links within the site  The links we provide on this site are only of non-profit educational groups.

 

Secure Site for transmission  Donations will be accepted using Authorize.net which is recognized as a secure method of transmission.


 

Latin American Teachers Association - LATA

 

Since 1972, LATA has been helping Latino youth. We have given over 300 scholarships. PLEASE JOIN US IN THIS CRUCIAL WORK!

 

-LATA SCHOLARSHIP DONATIONS-

 

INDIVIDUAL:

  • MARIA TERESA PONCE FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP – given in remembrance of LATA founder, Maria Teresa Ponce
  • ROSARIO ANAYA
  • OTHERS OR ORGANIZATIONS
  • COLLEGE STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP

Given to students currently getting their BA and going on to getting a teaching credential who make a commitment to teach in the SFUSD. Priority given to those who have been students in the SFUSD.

 

FOR STUDENTS GOING INTO A SPECIALTY AREA:


    LAW

    ARTS

    MEDICINE

    BUSINESS

    TEEN MOTHER

    EDUCATION

    SOCIAL SERVICES 
    COMMUNITY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP FUND
    FOR SPECIAL TRAINING AREAS


DONATIONS FOR HIRING A PART TIME DIRECTOR:

In order to increase the effectiveness of LATA, which currently is an all-volunteer run group, we are starting a fund which will allow us to hire someone who will facilitate the running of the organization.

 

Please designate where you would like your contribution to go towards. Include your name, address, contact number and the amount of your contribution. Thank you.


CONTRIBUTION INFORMATION

First Name:
Last Name:
Address Street 1:
Address Street 2:
City:
Zip Code: (5 digits)
State: CA
Daytime Phone:
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INCLUDE CONTRIBUTION INFORMATION IN THE COMMENTS SECTION



 



LATA Latin American Teachers Association
P. O. Box 410206   San Francisco, Ca. 94141-1104
* Web: www.latasf.org * Email: sflata@yahoo.com