Mexican American Opportunity Foundation

Mexican American Opportunity Foundation
Founded: 1963

To provide for the socioeconomic betterment of the Latino community of California while preserving the pride, values, and heritage of Mexican American culture.

About the Organization:
Founded by Dionicio Morales, MAOF is the largest Latino-oriented family services organization in the United States and provides social services and programs to communities where the need is the greatest. While MAOF's service area now covers Los Angeles, Orange, Ventura, San Bernardino, San Diego, Kern, and Monterey counties, the organization continues to pursue its original mission by offering free or low-cost programs and services to socially and/or economically disadvantaged individuals and families.

Current Programs:
The organization's services include , child care centers, state-funded , and centers. In addition, it provides services, programs, , job training and assistance, , a , and adult and financial/computer literacy .

Web Site:
The MAOF Web site features service areas listed by as well as an showing the location of its centers. The site also offers information on such as national conferences and the MAOF Golf Tournament.

MAOF receives support from corporations, government agencies, private donors, and foundations.

Contact: Martin Castro, President and CEO
Phone: (113) 890-9600
Fax: (113) 890-9637


October 17, 2017