Dreamer Blog

Essence Talks #GirlPower

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 […]

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Career Round Table Episode 2

Career Round Table 2.0 Here are the highlights of our Career Round Table discussion. Thanks to our panelists for their advice and incite on their careers. Dreamers, take notes & share this informational video. Posted by "I Have A Dream" Foundation – New York Metro Area on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 Here are the highlights […]

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IHDF-NY Networking Lunch @ Yelp

Yelp hosted a networking lunch with our NY metro area Dreamers. They ran workshops in resume writing, personal branding, and Interview etiquette. This event was apart of our 2017 Work is Success Internship Program which has placed dozens of Dreamers in different companies all around New York City for the summer. The I Have a […]

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Career Day with our East Harlem Dreamers

Our East Harlem Dreamers met some pretty interesting business professionals at our National Office. Thanks to the volunteers that gave our Dreamers their time and attention. See you all at our next event!

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East Harlem Holiday Potluck Highlights

Thanks to everyone who attended our East Harlem Holiday Potluck Dinner!

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“This Digital World” Round Table Discussion

Career Round Table – "This Digital World" Discussion Huge thanks to everyone who came to participate in our first Career Round Table discussion. The focus was on the digital world we live in. BuzzFeed HypeKills DJ Dubbz Future Fires Entertainment Jet Franchise Record Pool Teachers Pay Teachers #IncindieryDesigns All contributed to the discussion, gave advice […]

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A Message From Our Office of Post Secondary Success

The mission of the “I Have A Dream” Foundation – New York is to empower youth living in low-income communities by providing a program of academic, social, and emotional support from childhood through career, while guaranteeing tuition assistance for higher education. Program members, or “Dreamers”, are engaged in “I Have A Dream” programming for an […]

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The “I Have A Dream” Foundation’s first ‘Dreamer Town Hall’

“If you have ideas…if you have a voice, if you would like to have your voice heard, voting is a vehicle for that.” -Beau Wright, College Dreamer, New York On Friday, November 4th, the “I Have A Dream” Foundation held our first “Dreamer Town Hall,” a forum for Dreamers (students) to discuss current events and […]

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