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Latinos United in Action Center, Inc. (LUAC) is a 501 (C) (3) nonprofit organization. Founded by Dr. Juana Amada Vargas in 2000.  The purpose of our organization is to provide educational programs and community services to children and adults of diverse cultural backgrounds in Allapattah and nearby communities.


Our mission is to improve our student’s educational opportunities by giving them a strong foundation in the areas of reading, mathematics, and writing, test taking skills, study habits and career planning.  The Center fosters student responsibility for learning, therefore, engaging students in the process of learning and living.


A network of people, programs, and products dedicated to successful, innovative learning.  Latinos Works to implement proven strategies for learning at every age and ability level.


Inspired by the critical need for a multicultural (minority) organization that can serve as support and guidance to our youngsters in their educational goals and career planning choosing decision, we created Latinos United In Action Center, Inc. in 2000.   To empower students and to provide them with a total educational experience-social, intellectual, and moral development.



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