Our Network

We currently support a network of 14 affiliates in 9 states and in New Zealand, serving over 5,000 Dreamers in every grade from Kindergarten through Post-Secondary.

We have nearly 13,000 alumni from over 200 programs in 19 states. Our alumni community take part in annual reunions and educational workshops throughout the year. Our alumni include social workers, educators, doctors, actors, and diplomats, and many now have school-aged children of their own who now have access to the skills and resources they need to thrive.

  • Boulder, CO

    “I Have A Dream” Foundation of Boulder County

  • Denver, CO

    Colorado “I Have A Dream” Foundation

  • Los Angeles, CA

    “I Have A Dream” Foundation—Los Angeles

  • Hailey, ID

    “I Have A Dream” Foundation—Idaho

  • Newark, NJ

    “I Have A Dream” Foundation—New Jersey

  • Miami, FL

    “I Have A Dream”—Overtown, Inc.

  • “I Have A Dream” Foundation of Miami, Inc.

  • “I Have A Dream” Foundation—Bayview

  • Beacon (Miami) FL

  • New York, NY

    “I Have A Dream” Foundation—New York

  • Dallas, TX

    “I Have A Dream” Foundation—Dallas

  • Richmond, VA

    “I Have A Dream” Foundation—Richmond

  • Milwaukee, WI

    “I Have A Dream” Foundation—Milwaukee

  • New Zealand

    “I Have A Dream” Charitable Trust

    Whangarei, NZ


News from our Network

  • Mentor Spotlight: Ms. Lindsay & Ms. Linda

    Colorado "I Have A Dream" Foundation

    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?  Michelle Madera-Bañuelos with her mentor, Ms. Lindsay […]

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

    "I Have A Dream" Foundation - New York

    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

    "I Have A Dream" Foundation Boulder

    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

    "I Have A Dream" Foundation Miami Bayview

    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

    Colorado "I Have A Dream" Foundation

    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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