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The LSF works with several independent and parochial schools in Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia to support youth and to encourage multicultural and socioeconomic diversity in PreK-12th grade education. Our efforts are to ensure that youth have access to the best educational opportunities that the Washington, DC Metropolitan area has to offer. LSF Member Schools benefit from the cultural and linguistic support of LSF staff and supporters.
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910 17th St NW Suite 317
Washington, DC 20006
Monday – Friday 9:00-6:00
ABOUT THE LSF
The Latino Student Fund (LSF) was founded in 1994 to address disparities in access to education for underrepresented students in Washington, DC, and has since served more than 4,000 youth across its programs.
Provide opportunities for a strong academic foundation for underserved PreK-12th grade students and their families to promote higher education and professional leadership. The organization provides year-round, out-of-school-time programs for low-income, at-risk students and their families with the goal of increasing levels of educational attainment in the community.
Meet Our Team
Our dedicated team works passionately and with determination to support the LSF’s mission in providing educational access to underrepresented communities in the DC Metropolitan Area.
The LSF maintains a diverse Board of Directors. Board members represent educators, business professionals, and community leaders who generously volunteer their time and resources to ensure that we successfully execute our mission and continue to strengthen our work.
Board Chair Claudia A. Saad
Vice Chair Jeyben Castro
Treasurer Luis Corrales
Secretary Alejandra Montenegro Almonte
Joseph J. DiPietro
Asela Rebecca Mejia
Caitlin E. Soto
910 17th St NW #317 Washington, DC 20006
Saturday 9am -12pm
With a global health crisis highlighting disparities across our communities, the LSF’s mission is more important than ever. Please consider donating to the LSF and help hundreds of students and families across the DC metro area continue on their path to a better education. Together we can be agents of hope and come out stronger in a better future.