oscar betancourt

Youth Engagement Specialist

email: oscarb@latnet.org


Roles and responsibilities at Latino Network:

I run an after school program for kids predominately in 7th and 8th grade. Meanwhile, i also work with them 1 on 1 to provide case management and advocacy so they can be better prepared while entering the new school year.

What motivates you to do this job at Latino Network?

Developing youth to become leaders of the future and to hope that these leaders are everything they imagined they'll be.

Interests and activities:

I'm very proactive. I enjoy playing sports, listening to music, going out dancing with friends and seeking new adventures

Most proud achievement:

I'm most proud of how far I have come in regards to my upbringing. I'm constantly working on ways to improve myself and others around me.