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
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-
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:
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.