LL COOL J Honored At “I Have a Dream” Foundation In Los Angeles

Event to Benefit Students from Watts and Inglewood   Los Angeles, CA – February 5, 2014: The “I Have a Dream” Foundation—Los Angeles (IHADLA) announced it will honor entertainment icon LL COOL J with the Foundation’s Dream Keeper Award at its annual Dreamer Dinner. The event will be emceed by Reba and Baby Daddy star, […]

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IHADLA Partners with Heal the Bay for MLK Day of Service

This past Monday, Dreamers, staff, and volunteers with the I Have a Dream Foundation – LA honored Martin Luther King Jr. by celebrating MLK Day of Service. IHADLA partnered with Heal the Bay for a beach clean up at Dockweiler Beach, a Los Angeles beach that recently received an “F” on Heal the Bay’s annual […]

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Le Lycée Chooses IHADLA for Holiday Toy Drive

Le Lycée Francais chose the IHADLA for their annual holiday toy drive for the second year in a row! Students from Le Lycée spent the day at 99th Street Elementary School in Watts with our Dreamers. Enough students showed up that we were able to pair a Dreamer with at least one or two students […]

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LMU Basketball Visits Dreamers

The LMU men’s basketball team came out to spend a day with our seventh and eighth graders in Inglewood. Each player was paired with one or two of our Inglewood Dreamers to complete the activity “My Friend.” The players and Dreamers asked each other questions to get to know each other such as: “favorite color, […]

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Grit – Chasing the Dream the Extra Mile

Simply having a dream and working for that dream are two very different things. Kenneth Brown knows this well. He doesn’t just have a dream: he owns it with every fiber in his being. Kenneth Brown has grit. That, combined with the support of I Have a Dream Foundation – Los Angeles, means he will […]

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Thank You Dara

Our fourth grade Dreamers in Watts had an awesome time hearing from our Dream Speaker, Dara Lebrock, two weeks ago. To thank her, our Dreamers put together some adorable cards! Here’s a couple:

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Dream Big STEM Event 2013

Every year, IHADLA gathers all of our Dreamers, both elementary and middle school, together for one fun-filled day of informative speakers and hands-on activities at a local university. Each Dream Big Event is centered around a theme. This year, IHADLA went to Cal State University Long Beach. Our theme was STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and […]

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Inglewood Dreamers Featured on NBC LA

Our Inglewood I have a Dream – Los Angeles (IHADLA) student Dreamers made the news! Watch NBC LA’s clip on their recent visit to the FBI Lab in Orange. Chuck Henry reports. The Dreamers were able to learn about Internet Safety, Cyber Crime and Cyber Bullying. More on our visit here.

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