Non-profit organization with independent 501(c)(3) status


The mission of the “I Have A Dream” Foundation–Los Angeles is to provide long-term support to youth living in under-resourced communities to empower them to achieve their full potential, by promoting from an early age, values of higher education and career success with opportunity guaranteed through financial resources and other services.


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    Academic, Trauma-informed Programming for Underrepresented Youth

    IHADLA uses a comprehensive program model to serve entire grade levels of underrepresented students for 12+ consecutive years from first grade to their first post-secondary job, helping them effectively navigate an educational pathway to an empowered future. We offer academic STEAM support; college and career readiness and exploration; enrichment field trips; life skills development; parent engagement; mentorship; internships; social-emotional learning; case management; and college tuition support of up to $8,000 per student.