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NBC Features IHADLA on Volunteer Los Angeles Newscast Sept 1-2

Thank you NBC TV Channel 4 Los Angeles for recognizing I Have a Dream Foundation Los Angeles (IHADLA) on your important Volunteer Los Angeles Opportunities segment during your 11am news broadcast on September 1st and 2nd, and on your Volunteer … Continue reading

Michelle Obama Hosts I Have a Dream Foundation Dreamers Beating the Odds Summit

We are so proud that I Have a Dream Foundation Dreamers were invited to the White House to meet with Michelle Obama and attend the Beating the Odds Summit. The event brought together about 130 students from across the country … Continue reading

We Salute Our Male Mentors on Fathers Day

Our male mentors mean so much to the disadvantaged Los Angeles boys that they mentor. These men generously commit to be there for their mentees. They take them places they wouldn’t normally get to go to. In the life of … Continue reading

LGBT Pride Month and AntiBullying

June is nationally recognized as LGBT Pride Month. This is a cause of importance to I Have a Dream Foundation – Los Angeles. We strongly support diversity and anti-bullying education and support for our students. June 2016 will sadly be … Continue reading

Sequoia National Park Outdoor Enrichment

Once a year, “I Have a Dream” Foundation – Los Angeles (IHADLA) takes Dreamers on an outdoor enrichment trip to Sequoia National Park. IHADLA’s Sequoia field trip is an important element in the continuing whole child education for our Dreamer … Continue reading

Meet Patrick J Adams and Visit Suits Set in Toronto

Wonderful opportunity for you and your guest to meet Patrick J. Adams and visit the set of Suits in Toronto, Canada while contributing to a great cause. The proceeds from your winning auction bid will support I Have a Dream … Continue reading

Visit the Set of NCIS Los Angeles Auction to Benefit IHADLA

You love NCIS Los Angeles. Now you have an opportunity to visit the set. Your winning auction bid will benefit I Have a Dream Foundation Los Angeles (IHADLA). Auction bidding closes at noon on Tuesday, May 3rd. Thank you CBS … Continue reading

Teen Wolf Cast Lunch Auction to Benefit I Have a Dream Foundation Los Angeles (IHADLA)

The lucky winner of this auction will enjoy lunch in Los Angeles with a group of current and former cast members of MTV’s Teen Wolf: Tyler Hoechlin, Daniel Sharman, Charlie Carver, Max Carver, Ian Bohen and JR Bourne The winner … Continue reading

LA Rams Select IHADLA Watts Volunteer Dance Coach for LA Rams Cheerleaders Team

The LA Rams select their cheerleaders team members based on more than just appearance and agile movement. The LA Rams want cheerleaders who are involved with their communities. Community service and outreach are deciding factors. This is the story of … Continue reading

Boyle Heights Enrichment Activities Including STEM with Cal Tech Volunteers

Our third grade Dreamer students in Boyle Heights have been participating in many enrichment activities these past months including STEM with Cal Tech volunteers. When we last checked in with Program 19, the Dreamers were enjoying their Fun Fridays during … Continue reading


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Dreamer Dinner 2016

This is IHADLA

IHADLA Announces New Class at Sunrise Elementary in Boyle Heights

Dreamer Dinner 2015

Dreamer Dinner 2014

The Dreamer Brunch 2013

Nick Cuse’s This is IHADLA

Samuel L. Jackson discusses IHADLA on Oprah