Who We Serve

LYHEP’s underlying mission is helping to promote college awareness and success to recently arrived Latino / Latina students.

What we do
Our experienced staff works within middle schools, high schools, community based organizations, and college campuses in the New York City area. Together, LYHEP staff provides workshops, support to undocumented students, scholarships, fundraisers, college trips to students and their families as well as professional development to CBO’s, partners and School in NYC.

LYHEP also offers an innovate year-round college readiness and leadership program for Latino “Newcomer” high school students; that is, those who have been in the United States less than 4 years.

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