Program Assistant – Program 19, Boyle Heights

Joshua Vega has been a part of “I Have a Dream” since 2002, when he was sponsored as a first grader at Murchison Elementary School in Boyle Heights. As Program Assistant for Program 19, Joshua strives to make a difference in the Dreamers’ lives by inspiring them to do their very best.

Other than being a Dreamer himself, his volunteer experiences at Leadership in Entertainment and Media Arts (LEMA) High School and Utah Elementary School as a teacher’s assistant make Joshua a great fit for IHADLA.

Joshua currently attends Pasadena City College as an English major. In his free time, Joshua enjoys dancing and is a dancer for a professional dance company.