The "I Have A Dream" Foundation's national office, based in New York City, serves to expand the impact of the "I Have A Dream" network by:
Setting Overarching Direction
The national Foundation develops the overarching vision, goals, and strategy for the "I Have A Dream" network to ensure that we are having the greatest possible impact at both the affiliate and national levels.
Maximizing Network Performance
The national Foundation supports affiliate efforts to increase impact and ensure sustainability over time by:
Identifying, distilling and sharing best practices
Providing training and technical support to enhance programming and operations
Leading evaluation and continuous improvement efforts across the network
Building Our Brand and Visibility
The national Foundation works proactively to raise the overall visibility of "I Have A Dream", representing "I Have A Dream" to the media, to other organizations, and to the public.
Forging National Partnerships
The national Foundation builds partnerships with corporations, foundations, government agencies, and other organizations to support programming efforts.