Latino Center of the Midlands
What We Do
The Latino Center of the Midlands is an education and social service nonprofit located in South Omaha, the heart of Omaha’s Latino community. Our mission is to cultivate generations of engaged, thriving Latinos through educational support, workforce development, and leadership opportunities. We reach more than 3,600 individuals and families each year through mentoring, English and GED classes, U.S. citizenship education, nutrition education for all ages, a unique home-gardening program, the city's largest youth internship program, preventive health screenings, get-out-the-vote efforts, and civic education and engagement.
- We partnered with more than 20 employers to create 60 youth internships in 2023.
- Our Adult Education Program serves more than 500 lifelong learners every year, helping them advance in the workplace.
- Our Pathways to Success student support system helps to address the disparity in graduation rates between Latino and Latina students and their peers.
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