Mentor Spotlight: Ms. Lindsay & Ms. Linda

This National Mentoring Month, we’re highlighting the mentors that have supported us—and Dreamers—in our trajectories to and through college and career, and in navigating the challenges and successes along the way. Did you know that young people with a mentor are 55% more likely to enroll in college? 

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New York Dreamer Essence talks “Girl Power” with the U.N. for #DayoftheGirl

Today, International Day of the Girl Child (#DayoftheGirl), is all about ensuring girls all over the world  have an equal opportunity to achieve their full potential. This is something we at the “I Have A Dream” Foundation truly believe in, as we’ve spent the past 35+ years working towards a world where every child has equal […]

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The Importance of Volunteers

Lori Canova, President & CEO of “I Have A Dream” Foundation of Boulder County, reflects on the importance of volunteers to their programs’ success. “Our volunteers spend quality time building relationships with our youths at least one day each week providing academic, enrichment and life skills support. By spending continuous time with the students, volunteers […]

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Miami Bayview Dreamer Surprised with $30,000 Scholarship

Miami Bayview Dreamer Ezekial Hobbs was surprised with a $30,000 scholarship to Florida A&M University by Biscayne Bay Kiwanis Club. View the full article from the Miami Herald here.

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Colorado Dreamers Commit on College Signing Day

In honor of National College Signing Day and Michelle Obama’s #bettermakeroom initiative, Colorado “I Have A Dream” Foundation graduating seniors were invited to a College Signing Day Celebration at Honor Society. After a celebratory dinner, Dreamers declared their college decisions and anticipated majors, and were presented with certificates of commitment. CIHAD Dreamers have worked so […]

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