What Makes A Good Mentor?

  • You’ve been told you’re a great listener
  • You are interested in people and what makes them unique
  • You love to encourage others and celebrate their success
  • You’re a lifelong learner who’s curious about the world   
  • Your own story includes positive experiences with trusted adults who helped you achieve your goals

What is Inspire the Dream?


Where We Are

Click on the map to see where “I Have A Dream” is actively recruiting mentors: 

Inspire the Dream is made possible by a grant from the US Department of Justice


Our Story

Learn how “I Have A Dream” has impacted the lives of more than 20,000 Dreamer Scholars in its 40-year history: