LaAmistad Afterschool at Centro Católico, the Mission of Holy Spirit Catholic Church



Program Details

We assist Latino students to strengthen their academic and life skills through a devotional time, homework time, and immerse them in activities to enhance their English literacy. We also work closely with the families to ensure that they are receiving the resources they need to be successful and productive residents in their community by offering language services, resources, and legal aid.


Partner School(s)

Lake Forest Elementary School
5920 Sandy Springs Cir, Sandy Springs, GA 30328
(470) 254-8740

Days & Times

Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:30pm-5:00pm


Grades 1-5


Centro Católico is located on the second floor of the building.

Program Needs

How you can get involved

There are several ways to get involved: Volunteer to help with the program by volunteering to work with the students on Tuesday and/or Thursday afternoons. Members can also donate directly to the program. No Spanish or tutoring experience necessary.

Wish List

  • Books: elementary, middle, and high school reading levels
  • School Supplies
  • This may include, but is not limited to, items such as: backpacks, binders, composition notebooks, crayons, glue, markers, paper, pens, pencils.
  • Computers
  • Games: chess, board games, puzzles, educational games
  • Sponsorship for field trips and summer camp
  • Tickets to movies, sporting events, concerts, and shows
  • Gift cards: Publix, Target, Kroger, Walmart, etc.

Location Information


LaAmistad Afterschool at Centro Católico, the Mission of Holy Spirit Catholic Church
120 Northwood Dr
Sandy Springs, GA 30342

Program Contact

Colette Powers
Site Director

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