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Hire a Scrapper

HR Director, Regina Hartley’s moving TED Talk about the hiring process explains why it is important to give a chance to the candidate who had to struggle to overcome obstacles in life by interviewing them. Her explanation of her own … Continue reading

CBS Cares I Have a Dream Foundation Los Angeles PSA’s

CBS Cares PSA’s for I Have a Dream Foundation – Los Angeles (IHADLA) starring Mayim Bialik of Big Bang Theory and LL Cool J began today. Thank you CBS! The IHADLA CBS public service campaign focuses on educational support and … Continue reading

Bascom Group IHADLA Matching Gift Pledge is Your Perfect Giving Tuesday

The Bascom Group is matching up to $25,000 in dollar-for-dollar donations to the “I Have a Dream Foundation” – Los Angeles through December 2nd, 2015! December is fast approaching, meaning Giving Tuesday is just around the corner! This year, December … Continue reading

Digital Hollywood

We are excited about Digital Hollywood fall 2015. Debra Fine is returning to the stage on the Branding Panel at 10:45am October 21st. And we have a booth. Thank you for Visiting our IHADLA booth at Digital Hollywood Oct 19-21 … Continue reading

Visit Set of Bates Motel in Vancouver Charity Auction

Thank you to A&E Network, Universal Television and Carlton Cuse Productions for donating this wonderful opportunity to meet with the stars of Bates Hotel on their set in Vancouver as an auction fund raiser for “I Have a Dream” Foundation … Continue reading

How IHADLA Reduces LA Gang Participation

“I Have a Dream” Foundation – Los Angeles serves students from communities that are affected by poverty, crime, gangs, and violence to get students to attend college and break the cycle of poverty for them, their families, and their communities. … Continue reading

LAUSD Students Not Ready for College

The “I Have a Dream” Foundation – Los Angeles (IHADLA) strives to the break the cycle of poverty in underserved communities by working with low-income students from Title One schools throughout the greater Los Angeles area. IHADLA provides free year-round … Continue reading

Cuento de Luz Donates Beautifully Illustrated Books to IHADLA

Our third grade Dreamer students in Boyle Heights (Program 19) were thrilled to receive beautiful books from Cuento de Luz. Social engagement is important to Cuento de Luz. All of the books they create allow our IHADLA Dreamers to use … Continue reading

Ralphs Community Contribution Program Supporting IHADLA 93915

Thank you Ralphs for your community contribution program that allows customers to donate to I Have a Dream Foundation – Los Angeles (IHADLA) simply by purchasing food at Ralphs with no expense to themselves using the IHADLA NPO code #93915. … Continue reading

STEAM Summer Program

IHADLA Inglewood Program 16 and 17 Dreamers have completed their annual Summer Program! During the 5-week long program, Dreamers maintain what they have learned throughout the school year and are also exposed to new skills. Daisy Zurita, an undergraduate volunteer … Continue reading


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IHADLA Announces New Class at Sunrise Elementary in Boyle Heights

Dreamer Dinner 2015

Dreamer Dinner 2014

The Dreamer Brunch 2013

Dream Speaker Rodney Gordy Learns The Shuffle

Nick Cuse Video

Samuel L. Jackson discusses IHADLA on Oprah