Director of the Amigos Center: Lucas Cabrera
The Amigos Center is a satellite program of Wesley Community Center offering English classes, Child Development, Boy and Girl Scouts, Computer Instruction and Conversational Spanish. Programs are open to local residents and are based at Calvary United Methodist Church, 7949 W. Indian School Road (map). Participation is also encouraged in civic and neighborhood volunteer projects.
Amigos Center is now part of the Maryvale on the Move Project. This four-year effort will promote active living and healthy lifestyles among children ages 5-15 in the Maryvale area. Partners include Wesley Community Center, Golden Gate Community Center, Rehoboth Community Development Corporation and St. Luke's Health Initiative among others. This project is funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.