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Amor y Pasion

Celebrate with us! Night of dance, dinner, art & festivity – Amor y Pasion por nuestra comunidad
A perfect Valentine’s outting! Amor y Pasion por Nuestra Comunidad – Night of dinner, dance, festitivity!
Amor y Pasion por Nuestra Comunidad es el proximo viernes! Registrate hoy para esta noche de festividad!
Next Friday is Amor y Pasion: Dance, Eat, Enjoy in benefit of your Community!
Cumplimos 40 anos! Celebra con nosotros durante Amor y Pasion por Nuestra Comunidad!
We are turning 40! Celebrate with us during Amor y Pasion por Nuestra Comunidad!
Support youth academic achievement & attend Amor y Pasion. Night of Latin dance and festivity!
A perfect Valentine’s outting: Amor y Pasion por Nuestra Comunidad – Night of dinner, dance, festitivity!
La cita perfecta para el dia de san valentin! Disfrutalo en Amor Y Pasion, noche de cena, baile, festividad
Celebra con nosotros: Noche de cena, baile, arte y festividad – Amor y Pasion por nuestra comunidad
Move to the rhythms of Orquesta Sabor & DJ Carlitos! Dance the night away at Amor y Pasion for a great cuase!
Muevate con los sonidos de la Orquesta Sabor y DJ Carlitos! Baile con nosotros durante Amor y Pasion! Para
Treat her to an elegant Valentine’s night that‚Äôs for a good cause! Join us for Amor y Pasion!
Thanks to Hotel Melia for hosting Amor y Pasion! Togther, we make an incredible difference!
Gracias a Hotel Melia por ser anfitrion de Amor y Pasion! Juntos hacemos una gran diferencia.
Support youth academic achievement & attend Amor y Pasion! Night of Latin dance and festivity!
Foster adult life skills & attend Amor y Pasion! Night of Latin dance and festivity!
Fomenta nuevas habilidades para adultos y asiste a Amor y Pasion! Noche de baile y festividad!
Cumplimos 40 anos! Celebra con nosotros durante Amor y Pasion por Nuestra Comunidad
Provide solutions to families in urgent need & register for Amor y Pasion: Night of  dance & festivity!
Provee soluciones para familias que enfrentan necesidades urgentes. Asite a Amor y Pasion!
Friday is Amor y Pasion: Dance, Eat, Enjoy in benefit of your Community!
Help women & children escape domestic violence. Attend Amor y Pasion: Night of Dance & Festitivity!
Ayuda a mujeres y ninos a escapar situaciones de violencia domestica. Asiste a Amor y Pasion!
Tomorrow is Amor y Pasion: Dance, Eat, Enjoy in benefit of your Community!
Hoy es Amor y Pasion! Ultima oportunidad de registrarte! Baila, come y disfruta en beneficio a tu comunidad!
Today is Amor y Pasion! Last chance to register: Night of dance, dinner and festivity
Thanks to all who are joining us at Amor y Pasion.  Together, we make a difference!
Celebra con nosotros! Noche de cena, baile, arte y festividad РAmor y Pasión por nuestra comunidad
Celebrate with us! Night of dance, dinner, art & festivity РAmor y Pasión por nuestra comunidad
A perfect Valentine’s outting! Amor y Pasi√≥n por Nuestra Comunidad – Night of dinner, dance, festitivity!
La cita perfecta para el dia de San Valentin! Disfrutalo durante Amor Y Pasion, noche de cena, baile, festividad!
Baila y apoya tu comunidad! Fondos recaudados en Amor y Pasi√≥n benefician a ni√Īos y familias
Amor y Pasión por Nuestra Comunidad es el próximo viernes! Regístrate hoy para esta noche de festividad!
Next Friday is Amor y Pasion: Dance, Eat, Enjoy in benefit of your Community!
Amor y Pasion es el viernes que viene! Baila, come y disfruta en beneficio a tu comunidad!
Cumplimos 40 anos! Celebra con nosotros durante Amor y Pasión por Nuestra Comunidad!
We are turning 40! Celebrate with us during Amor y Pasión por Nuestra Comunidad!
Support youth academic achievement & attend Amor y Pasion. Night of Latin dance and festivity!
Apoya el desarollo academico de los ninos al asistir a Amor y Pasion. Noche de baile y festividad!
A perfect Valentine’s outting: Amor y Pasi√≥n por Nuestra Comunidad – Night of dinner, dance, festitivity!
La cita perfecta para el dia de san valentin! Disfrutalo en Amor Y Pasion, noche de cena, baile, festividad
Celebra con nosotros: Noche de cena, baile, arte y festividad РAmor y Pasión por nuestra comunidad
Celebrate with us! Night of dance, dinner, art & festivity РAmor y Pasión por nuestra comunidad
Move the the rhythms of Orquesta Sabor & DJ Carlitos! Dance the night away at Amor y Pasion for a great cuase!
Muevate con los sonidos de la Orquesta Sabor y DJ Carlitos! Baile con nosotros durante Amor y Pasion! Para
Treat her to an elegant Valentine’s night that‚Äôs for a good cause! Join us for Amor y Pasion!
Invitale a una noche elegante en beneficio a una causa buena! Asiste a Amor y Pasion!
Thanks to Hotel Melia for hosting Amor y Pasion! Togther, we make an incredible difference!
Gracias a Hotel Melia por ser anfitrion de Amor y Pasion! Juntos hacemos una gran diferencia.
Support youth academic achievement & attend Amor y Pasion! Night of Latin dance and festivity!
Apoya el desarollo academico de los ninos al asistir a Amor y Pasion. Noche de baile y festividad!
Foster adult life skills & attend Amor y Pasion! Night of Latin dance and festivity!
Fomenta nuevas habilidades para adultos y asiste a Amor y Pasion! Noche de baile y festividad!
Cumplimos 40 anos! Celebra con nosotros durante Amor y Pasión por Nuestra Comunidad
We are turning 40! Celebrate with us during Amor y Pasión por Nuestra Comunidad!
Provide solutions to families in urgent need & register for Amor y Pasion: Night of  dance & festivity!
Provee soluciones para familias que enfrentan necesidades urgentes. Asite a Amor y Pasion!
Friday is Amor y Pasion: Dance, Eat, Enjoy in benefit of your Community!
Amor y Pasion es este viernes! Baila, come y disfruta en beneficio a tu comunidad!
Help women & children escape domestic violence. Attend Amor y Pasion: Night of Dance & Festitivity!
Ayuda a mujeres y ninos a escapar situaciones de violencia domestica. Asiste a Amor y Pasion!
Tomorrow is Amor y Pasion: Dance, Eat, Enjoy in benefit of your Community!
Amor y Pasion es manana! Baila, come y disfruta en beneficio a tu comunidad!
Hoy es Amor y Pasion! Ultima oportunidad de registrarte! Baila, come y disfruta en beneficio a tu comunidad!
Today is Amor y Pasion! Last chance to register: Night of dance, dinner and festivity
Thanks to all who are joining us at Amor y Pasion.  Together, we make a difference!
Gracias a todos quienes asisitiran a Amor y Pasion. Juntos, hacemos una gran diferencia.

Domestic Violence

Para mi, ver a mi madre sufrir y con dolor era peor que mis propios golpes.  LAA fue nuestro refugio y ayuda.
The Goal: $200,000.  Please give new life and hope by donating.
Luchemos juntos contra la #violenciadomestica.  Dona hoy!
950 family members are at risk and need your support to escape domestic abuse.  Donate here:
Liberate women and children from dangerous, life threateing situations.  Donate today.
I’m Santiago and I’m a victim of domestic violence. ¬†When I tried to protect my mom, her boyfriend turned on me.
Luchemos juntos contra la #violenciadomestica.
Children’s emotional responses to domestic violence include shock, terror, horror, irritability, and depression.
The LAA helps immigrant women and children experiencing abuse and other crimes.  Donate today.
For me, watching my mom suffer and hurt was worse than my own blows.
Fact: #Immigrants suffer higher rates of abuse.  Help women and children by donating to the LAA today.
I need your help.  I am a victim of domestic violence and have been hurt not only physically, but emotionally.
Ayuda a mujeres a liberarse de un medio ambiente peligroso.  Por favor, dona hoy.
Nececitams tu ayuda para salvar mujeres y ninos.
Language barriers, social isolation, and lack of resources are the challenges that contribute to domestic violence.
Soy Santiago y tengo 13 anos de edad.  Fue realmente aterrador-Yo nunca queria volver a casa despues del colegio.
Hay golpes que jamas se olvidan.   ¡Dona al programa de violencia domestica hoy!
We are rallying the community to help save lives.  Please join us in the fight against domestic violence.
El valor no es la ausencia de temor.  Se puede cambiar una vida donando al programa de violencia domestica.
Soy Santiago and yo necesito su ayuda para salvar a otros ninos como yo.
The LAA provides immigrant survivors with relief and federal protections for those that have been abused.
Necistamos ser el cambio que deseamos.
El programa de violencia domestica de LAA ayuda a personas que han sido abusadas.  Puedes cambiar una vida.
The LAA’s domestic violence program opens a door to safety and independence.
The LAA also works with a network of nearly 30 local #women shelters and programs to help women gain independence.
Como una persona que ha sufrido de violencia domestica, LAA fue mi refugio y ayuda.
The LAA is rallying the #community to raise the support needed to help women and children escape domestic violence.
EL OBJETIVO: $200.000.  Regala vida y esperanza y dona hoy.
Courage is not the absence of fear. It is going forward in the face of fear. Become fearless today!
La Asociacion Latinoamericana trabaja con victimas para que ellas realicen sus aspiraciones.
86% of psychological and emotional abuse is shouting.
The LAA’s domestic violence program is the largest and most comprehensive service of its kind in Atlanta.
950 individuos estan en riesgo y necesitan su apoyo para escapar de la violencia domestica.  Dona hoy.
We must be the change we wish to see.  Donate today!
Necistamos ser el cambio que deseamos.  Haz una diferencia con una donacion a la Asociacion Latinoamericana.
Courage is not the absence of fear. It is going forward in the face of fear.
The ability to cope, and even thrive, following a negative experience is #resilience.
El novio de mi madre siempre estaba molesto, gritaba todo el tiempo y le pegaba mucho a ella.
The LAA’s domestic violence program is helping those in need.¬† You can too by donating.
El programa de violencia domestica de la Asociacion Latinoamericana es el servicio mas comprehensivo en Atlanta.
Without help, abused children are at significant risk for delinquency, drop-out, and difficulties in relationships.
The LAA’s domestic violence program opens a door to #safety and independence.
Valor no es la ausencia de temor.  Puedes cambiar una vida con una donacion a #violenciadomestica.
Cuando trate de protegerla, el me golpeo de manera fuerte y dura.  Dona hoy para ayudara ninos como Santiago.
What we do for ourselves dies with us. What we do for others and the world remains and is immortal.
El primero paso hacia el exito esta tomado cuando no aceptes ser captivo del #medioambiente.
The house does not rest on the ground, but upon a #woman.  Help abused women and donate today.
We’ve raised $80,000 so far to end domestic violence.¬† Keep giving hope and help us reach our goal.
EL OBJETIVO: $200.000.  Por favor da esperanza donando al programa de #violenciadomestica hoy.
La Asociacion Latinoamericana ayuda a mujeres y ninos que han sufrido del abuso y otros delitos.
Domestic violence causes far more pain than the visible marks of bruises and scars.  Help by donating to the LAA.
No one should be abused.¬† Help those in need by donating the LAA’s domestic violence program.
Some blows you never forget.  Save lives and donate to end #DomesticViolence today.
The LAA’s domestic violence program opens a door to safety and independence.¬† Donate to save lives.
Join the fight against domestic violence and donate to the LAA’s #domesticviolence program to make a difference.
By #donating to the LAA’s domestic violence program, you empower courageous individuals to seek protection.
El programa de violencia domestica de la Asociacion Latinoamericana abre las puertas a la seguridad.
Abusive damage to a child’s growing brain, can have psychological implications such as #emotional difficulties
Help the LAA give back to those who have been abused.
Help women and children achieve their aspirations by donating to the domestic violence program today.
950 individuos estan en riesgo y necesitan de su apoyo para escapar de la violencia domestica.
Hay golpes que jamas se olvidan.  ¡Dona al programa #violenciadomestica hoy!
More than 1/2 of children in domestic violence shelters show clinical levels of post-traumatic stress disorder.
Many are hurt and only our support wil heal them.  Help those who have experienced abuse by donating today.
Unate a la lucha contra la violencia domestica y dona hoy #programadeviolenciadomestica.  Haz una gran diferencia.

Bi-lingual Career Fair 

Register & Prepare for CareerExpo during #CareerDay Feb. 15 – Contact Marlen Ruiz at mruiz@thelaa.org
Top Atlanta companies seek bilingual candidates at our #CareerExpo
Univision 34 is presenting media sponsor at #30thAnnualCareerExpo Thanks Univision!
Expand your company’s share in global Hispanic markets. Find bilingual talent at #CareerExpo¬† #LAA
#CareerDay at the LAA is Feb. 15 & Hosted by Federal Reserve Bank – e-mail mruiz@thelaa.org
Unlike other Atlanta-based job fairs,  #CareerExpo benefits children & families.
State Farm is platinum sponsor of #CareerExpo. Thanks for your support!
Connecting talented professionals with companies of choice at #CareerExpo – Feb. 29
Land the career you’ve been looking for at #CareerExpo!
Impact your bottom line and access a diverse pool of workers during #CareerExpo.  #LAA
Prepare for Career Expo during #CareerDay Feb. 15 – Resume building & more! Call (404) 982-6896
Atlanta’s Premier Bilingual is #CarrerExpo. Wed. Feb. 29¬† #networking
Make your first impression a lasting one at #CareerExpo
Aprovecha de #CareerExpo para encontrar oportunidades laborales
Free Day of Interview, Resume & Job Search Workshops: #CareerDay is Feb. 15. Contact mruiz@thelaa.org
Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work. Find your dream job at #CareerExpo
Learn how social media can accelerate your job search at #Career Expo.
Expande a mercados hispanos y mundiales empleando talento bilingue #CareerExpo
Get ready for #CareerExpo during #CareerDay, Feb. 15 – Prepare resumes, interview skills & more
Conecta con empresas reconocidas en Atlanta durante #CareerExpo
30ava Feria de trabajo es el 29 de febrero. Ven y aprovecha! #CareerExpo
Learn to dress for success and negotiate salaries during #CareerDay: Feb. 15.  Call (404) 982-6896
Estamos conectando talento multicultural con compa√Ī√≠as preferidas. #CareerExpo
English and Spanish Recruiters will be on hand. #CareerExpo
Explora nuevas oportunidades laborales durante #CareerExpo
Our 30th Annual Career Expo is Feb. 29th! Network & advance your job search
Participa en talleres sobre como maximizar la busqueda de empleo durante #CareerExpo
Conoce a representantes de companias reconocidas en #CareerExpo
Se ofrecera un taller sobre como usar los medios sociales en la busqueda de empleo
Logra tus objectivas laborales durante #CareerExpo. #metas
Workshops on Employee Resource Groups offered to exhibitors #CareerExpo
Formar relaciones es la mejor manera de conseguir trabajo #CareerExpo
Participacion en #CareerExpo beneficia a ninos y familias
#CareerDay is this Wednesday! Expert volunteers.  You can call Marlen Ruiz at (404) 982-6896.
Tomorrow is #CareerDay: Prepare your resume, look and interview skills for #CareerExpo. Contact mruiz@thelaa.org
Univision 34 is presenting media sponsor at #CareerExpo Thanks Univision!
Build your network at #CareerExpo.  For more information: mruiz@thelaa.org or (404) 982-6896
TODAY is #CareerDay: Register & Prepare for #CareerExpo.  Call now at (404) 982-6896.
Thanks to State Farm for sponsoring #30thAnnualCareerExpo
Meet with Metro Atlanta’s top companies during #CareerExpo.
Where can you find your future career? #CareerExpo
Georgia Department of Labor, Fifth Third Bank, Marta & Turner to exhibit at #CareerExpo
Ayudamos a individuos latinos a lograr sus aspiraciones #LAA
Les invitamos a nuestra feria de trabajo. Se requiere registo previa #CareerExpo
Buscan llenar puestos de ventas, finanzas, marketing, relaciones p√ļblicas y salud
La Asociación Latinoamericana está siempre contigo. #careerexpo
Wells Fargo is a Gold Sponsor of #CareerExpo. Thanks to Wells Fargo!
AT&T, Verizon, Southern Company & SunTrust are silver sponsors of #CareerExpo
Companias buscan candidatos que posean habilidades biling√ľes y multiculturales.
Diversify your workforce at the LAA #CareerExpo. #bilingual
Thanks to Univision 34 for sponsoring the laa #CareerExpo
Looking for a career? Next Wednesday is #CareerExpo. Register Today!
Exhibitors at #CareerExpo: BB&T, Sherwin Williams, Title Max
Emory Healthcare, Children Healthcare, and EEOC will be at #CareerExpo.
Thanks to State Farm for sponsoring us at the #CareerExpo
Participa en talleres sobre como maximizar la busqueda de empleo durante #CareerExpo
Networking: the best way to score a job. Network this Wednesday at #CareerExpo
Thanks to Univision 34 for sponsoring #CareerExpo
MARTA, Georgia Department of Labor, and Fifth Third Bank to exhibit at #CareerExpo
Thanks to State Farm for sponsoring LAA’s #CareerExpo
Conecta con las empresas en Atlanta. #LAA
Realiza tus aspiraciones laborales durante #CareerExpo este miercoles!
Ma√Īana es Career Expo!¬† Feria de trabajo @thelaa.
Don’t miss a phenomenal opportunity to #network with employers in Atlanta! #CareerExpo
Tomorrow is #Career Expo – Atlanta’s Premier Bilingual Career Fair. Register Today!
Last chance to register for #CareerExpo! Achieve your aspirations with #LAA

640 Walk

Te quedan solo 2 dias para inscribirte en la caminata! Cambia una vida hoy!
Registracion para 640 caminata son las 1:30 pm y la caminata empieza a las 2pm.
La caminata fue organizada con el fin de apoyar victimas a causa de la violencia domestica.
640: a walk, a cause, a movement.  Join all 3 today by registering online!
If you’re a student or supporter, join our movement and sign up for the 640 One Mile Walk today!
$20 por persona antest 3/28, $35 dia de caminata para registrar 640 caminata.
Over #640 survivors of domestic violence were assisted by the Latin American Association (LAA) last year.
La caminata fue organizada para ayudar a victimas de violencia domestica.  Registrale hoy para 640 a ayudarles!
Join the Movement walk will allow advocates to read stories  from survivors of domestic violence.
640 Walk: Una caminata interactiva para acabar con la violencia domestica el sabado 31 de marzo
640 survivors were assisted by the the LAA domestic violence program last year.  Sign up for 640 today!
Due to the economic climate, money must be raised now in order to support 376 families currently served by the LAA.
Esta caminata les hara conocer las historias de los sobrevivientes de la violencia domestica.
640: An Interactive One Mile Walk to End Domestic Violence.
Mas de 640 mujeres y ninos, victimas del abuso domestico, fueron ayudados por la Asociacion Latinoamericana.
Para participar, favor de registrarse en linea antes del 30 de marzo del 2012.
Create awareness in the community.  Register for the walk Join the Movement.
Juntos podemos hacer una diferencia y parar el ciclo de la violencia domestica y acoso sexual.
The 640 Walk will be held at Georgia Tech Peter’s Parking Deck at 749 Fowler St Atlanta, GA 30313.
La 640 caminata sera este sabado 31 de marzo a la 1:30 p.m. en Georgia Tech.
The 640 Walk is a one mile walk to end the cycle of domestic violence.Together we can make a difference.
Una caminata interactiva de una milla a beneficio del programa para victimas de la violencia domestica.
Join the Movement with students across the Atlanta area, register for the 640 Walk today!
Hola. Sign up for the 640 Interactive Walk. Everyone’s doing it.
7 minus 1, 5 minus 1, 1 minus 1. 6 4 0.  Sign up. Do it. #640Walk
640: una caminata, una causa, un movimiento.  Unete hoy y registrase aqui!
Jump around, jump around. For a mile.  Race you to register first!  640 One Mile Interactive Walk
640 sobrevivientes recibieron apoyo por violencia domestica el ano pasado, registrale hoy para 640 a ayudarles!
Do you have plans at 2pm on Saturday March 31st? We thought you might– the 640 Walk!
Que significa 640 para usted? Sabemos lo que significa para nosotros: registrate para 640 hoy!
Be a part of the change. Join forces with students across the city. Register for the 640 One Mile Walk
I like to move it, move it. I like to MOVE IT! Register for the 640 Walk today and move it with us!
Together we can make a difference and end the cycle of domestic violence and sexual assault in the community.
The LAA assisted more than 640 survivors last year, what will you do to help this year? Register for 640!
Be a part of a change, register for 640 today and bring some friends with you!
 Junte el movimiento y registrale hoy para 640 caminata interactiva en beneficio de violencia domestica.
$520,000 was utilized in the last two years to assist and support more than 640 survivors.
What does 640 mean to you? I know what it means to us: signing up for 640 as soon as possible!
You can register online for the 640 walk until Wednesday March 28th at 11:59 pm.
What does 640 mean to you? To us its means 640 victims saved with your help. Register today!
Que significa 640 a usted? Para nosotros significa 640 victimas salvadas con su ayuda.  Registrese hoy!
JOIN THE MOVEMENT and register for the 640 One Mile Interactive Walk to End Domestic Violence.
Camina con nosotros este fin de semana y ayuda a 640 familias enfrentando la violencia domestica
Solo $20 y cambias una vida!  Registrate hoy para la caminata 640!
Walk this weekend & support victims of domestic violence! Join the Movement.
Thanks to Presenting Sponsor Charitable Hearts Foundation and our partners Georgia Tech and Join the Movement.
The 640 Walk begins at 1:30 p.m. this Saturday! Come out and change a life!
Only $20 and you change a life! Register today & join the 640 Interactive Walk!

Facebook Campaigns

40th Year anniversary campaign:

1)    We are celebrating 40 years of changing lives!  Thanks for supporting our mission and being part of our 40-year legacy of change.

2)    Be part of our 40-year legacy of change and donate, volunteer, sponsor or partner.  Together, we make a lasting difference for Latino men, women, and children.

3)    Thanks for your incredible support and generosity.

4)    Celebrate 40 Years of Changing Lives with the Latin American Association!

5)    We give thanks to the donors, volunteers, sponsors, and LAA friends who have brought to life this 40-year legacy of changing lives. Together, we will fulfill our mission now and in the future.

6)¬†¬†¬† This year we honor the LAA’s 40-year story of hope and transformation in our community. The LAA began in 1972 with a vision to help immigrant men, women and children overcome daunting challenges and become thriving members of society.

7)    Our services evolved as the Latino community grew and changed, and today we continue to be a critical source of education, inspiration, empowerment and help for more than 50,000 individuals annually.

8)    Our core service areas include: Youth Academic Achievement, Adult Life Skills, Humanitarian Assistance, and Domestic Violence & Immigration Services.  Important role you have played in helping this story unfold.

9)    With your donation, you support:

  • Youth academic achievement
  • Adult life skills & self-sufficiency
  • Family stability
  • Safety from domestic violence
  • Cultural enrichment
  • Yes! I want to donate & be part of LAA‚Äôs legacy of changing lives. Click Here to Donate. Thank you for your generous contribution.

LAA LEGACY TRIVIA

1)  Local sheriff Angel Ortiz started the LAA from the trunk of his car in the early 1970s. He saw a need for humanitarian support, interpreting, employment assistance, and transportation to appointments. Ortiz and Stratton Frank officially founded the LAA in 1972. Who officially founded the LAA in 1972?

2) Who originally founded the LAA?

3) What were some of our earlier services?

2)  In 1993, the LAA completed a $1.8 million campaign and moved to a 16,000 sq. ft. facility on Buford Highway. In 2001, it moved across the street to its current 45,000 sq. ft. facility after completing a $10.5 million capital campaign.  Where was the LAA’s first 5,000 sq. ft. office located?

3)  For only $1, the LAA sold its newsletter, MundoHispánico, to Lino Domínguez who later transformed it into the free, weekly publication currently owned by Cox Communications and distributed throughout Georgia.  What year did the LAA sell its newsletter?

4)  As one of its earlier fundraising efforts, the LAA hosted a Miss Latin America pageant, the winner of which was featured on the LAA’s Fourth of July parade float.  What did the Latin American contest judge?

5)  The first annual Latin Fever Ball was held in 1989. Creative decorations over the years have included live mermaids, running fountains, and palm trees with fresh cut mangos, papayas and pineapples.  What was the theme of the first ball?

6)  The LAA’s first outreach center in Norcross, GA opened for service in 1990 after it purchased the facility from the City of Norcross.  How much money did the purchase cost? $5

7)  Two-hundred students participated in the LAA’s first Latino Youth Leadership Conference hosted at Cross Keys High School in 2000.  The conference has since grown to include more than _______ participants? 1.500

8)  In 1993, the LAA led a diverse coalition of organizations in the defeat of a legislative bill seeking to make English the official language of the State.  What bill did the LAA defeat?

9)  In 1989, the LAA received the Outstanding Non-Profit  Management Award by what foundation in Greater Atlanta?  Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta.

10)  Over the past 40 years, the LAA has served more than ____ clients.

Clients  Served

1972 ‚Äď 1992 Number of Clients Served?

1993 ‚Äst¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 12,643

1994 ‚Äď 1996 ‚Äď Number of Clients Served?

1997 ‚Äď ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 15,077

1998 ‚Äď ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 20,837

2000 ‚Äď ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 34,826

2001-                         51,789

2002 ‚Äď ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 64,163

2003-                         66,484

2004 ‚Äď ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 61,317

2005 ‚Äď ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 69,835

2006 ‚Äď ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 94,044

2007 ‚Äst¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 59,370

2008 –¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 50,000

2009 Р                        50,000

2010 –¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 50,000

2011 –¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 50,000

11)  Past Missions of the LAA

The purpose of the Latin American Association is to provide Latino families and individuals with basic transitional services in order to facilitate integration into the larger community, to advocate on behalf of Latinos; and to foster in the community an awareness of the presence and contributions of Latinos.

12)  Past Executive Directors of the LAA

Jeffrey Tapia

Millie Irizarry

Maritza Pichon

Maritza Soto-Keen

Lino Domínguez

Angel Ortiz

 

Companeros Awards

Share your meessage with 600 professionals by sponsoring the #CompanerosAwardsLuncheon.
Sponsorship of the Companeros Awards Luncheon is an excellent opportunity to gain visibility in the community.
Patrocinio de los premios companeros es una oportunidad excellente para obtener visibilidad en la comunidad.
Comparte su mensaje con 600 profesionales por patricionar los #premioscompaneros.
Your support allows Latino families achieve their aspirations for academic, economic, and social advancement.
Top level sponsors of the Companeros Awards Luncheon gain exposure to 500,000 people.
The #Companerosawardsluncheon is Thursday April  19, 2012 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Los premios companeros esta jueves, abril 19 del 2012 a las 11 a.m. hasta 2 p.m.
The Companeros Awards Luncheon is at the Georgia Aquarium of Oceans Ballroom, 225 Baxter Street Atlanta, GA.
Los premios companeros esta en the Georgia Aquarium of Oceans Ballroom, 225 Baxter Street Atlanta, GA.
The LAA invites the community to nominate outstanding leaders who have made a difference in the #Latinocommunity.
LAA se invita la comunidad a nominar #lideres destacados que hacen un impacto positivo en la comunidad latina.
Award recipients will be recognized during the 23rd annual Companeros Awards Luncheon.
Los recipientes de premios van a recognizar durante 23ava celebracion de los Premios Companeros.
The LAA will honor award recipients in Community Leadership, Service, Commitment, and Media.
LAA va honorar recipientes de premios en las areas del liderazgo corporative ejemplar y exclencia en media.
LAA va honorar recipientes de premios en las areas del liderazgo comunidad, servicio, y responsibilidad.
Community Leadership, Service and Commitment-Exemplary community service and volunteerism in the Latino community.
Exemplarly Corporate Leadership-Awarded for excellence in corporate philanthropy benefiting the Latino community.
Public Servie and Leadership-Public servants for excellence in public policy benefiting Latino immigration.
Media Excellence-Awarded for community service and contribution to the betterement of the Latino community.
Join us to honor outstanding leaders who make a difference to serve the #Latinocommunity.
Juntenos como pagamos tribute a lideres destacados que hacen una diferencia sigificativa en la comunidad Latina.
Companeros is honoring awards in the areas of #CommunityLeadership, Service, and Commitment.
Thank you to our Media Sponsors Azteca Atlanta, and El Patron for supporting the Companeros Awards Luncheon.
Thank you to our Media Sponsors WSB-TV, 105.3, Atlanta Tribune, and Telemundo for supporting Companeros.
Thank you to our Diamond Sponsors Georgia Power and Univision 34 Atlanta for the Companeros Awards Luncheon.
#Excellence is the unlimited ability to improve the quality of what you have to offer
Your support of Companeros Awards Luncheon brings to life the LAA’s 40-year legacy of helping Latino immigrants.
#Leadership means you take on responsibility and make choices for yourself that others can not see.
Thank you to our Platinum Sponsors Leapfrog and State Farm Insurance for the Companeros Awards Luncheon.
Excellence is not a skill. It is an attitude.
The LAA honors individuals and organizations whose actions have benefited the Latino community in meaningful ways.
Companeros esta jueves, abril 19 del 2012 en Georgia Aquarium | Oceans Ballroom 225 Baker Street Atlanta, GA 30313.
A #teammember is someone who is not complacent nor totally exerts his will on others.
Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor The Coca-Cola Company for the Companeros Awards Luncheon.
The companeros awards are given to someone who is willing to do anything to allow his team to #win.
Excelencia no es una habilidad.  Excelencia es un atitud.
Companeros honra individuos premios en los areas del liderazgo comunidad y servicio.
This years Gold Sponsors for companeros include The Latin Box, Multimedia X, Paginas Amarillas, and UPS.
This years Gold Sponsors for companeros include Delta, Air Lines, Diaz Foods, Padres & Hijos, and many more.
This years Gold Sponsors for companeros include Active Production, MundoHispanico, and Design, Inc.
Felicitaciones a Lino Dominguez para recibir excelencia en media premio.
A companero is someone who works well with team members and values their contributions as much as their own.
Felicitaciones a @staceyabrams para recibir servicio publico y liderazgo premio.
A #leader has to be a visionary because they have to shape the world in the image that they believe it needs to be changed into.
Felicitaciones a Maria Vargas para recibir Perseverance Award.
Su apoya de los premios companeros traiga a vida LAA’s 40 anos legado de ayudando inmigrantes latinos lograr autosuficiencia.
Felicitaciones a @PhillipAllequin para recibir liderzago comunidad, servicio y responsabilidad premio.
Un companero es algun que da su opinion al equipo, pero no tiene miedo de rejecion.
Felicitaciones a @WellsFargo para recibir liderazgo corpartivo ejemplar premio.
Su apoya permitir LAA realiza su mission para ayudar a familias latinas a lograr sus aspiraciones de progreso academico, social y economico.
Join us April 19th for the Companeros Awards to recognize exceptional community leaders of the Latino community!
23ava celebracion de los Premios Companeros honra individuos que benefican la comunidad Latina de Atlanta.
Acompananos a brindarles tributo a esplendidos lideres quienes con su consagrada labor en nuestra comunidad.
Companeros features keynote speakers who address challenges and opportunities faced by Latinos.
Congratulations @PhilipAlequin for receiving the Outstanding Community Leadership, Service and Commitment award.
Companeros is Thursday, April 19, 2012 at the Georgia Aquarium.  Join us!
Congratulations Maria Vargas for receiving the Perseverance Award.
Keynote speakers focus on the development of innovative community-oriented solutions for positive change.
Congratulations Representative @staceyabrams for receiving the Outstanding Public Service award.
The Companeros Awards Luncheon provides the opportunity to honor outstanding leaders. Register today!
Congratulations @WellsFargo for receiving the Exemplary Corporate Leadership award.
Premios Companeros ofrecen la oportunidad  para honorar lideres destacados.
Congratulations Lino Dominguez for receiving the Media Excellence award.

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