INSPIRING ECONOMIC INDEPENDENCE


The Problem
Low-income students complete high school and higher education at dramatically lower rates than other students, leading to low lifetime earnings and high taxpayer spending on social supports and the justice system.
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Our Solution
Build on more than 25 years of success helping low-income "Dreamer Classes" by adopting an entire public elementary school serving one of Oregon's highest poverty neighborhoods - a "Dreamer School" serving hundreds of students each year.
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Our Success
Students in our Dreamer Classes graduate at a higher rate than their low-income peers - three times higher. Dreamers incur fewer suspensions, expulsions and referrals to the judicial system.
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HELP DREAMERS REACH THEIR FULL POTENTIAL.

YOUR INVESTMENT AT WORK


Meet Gerardo

Meet Gerardo

Meet Juliette

Meet Juliette

THE DREAMER SCHOOL IS A GAME-CHANGER.

IN THE NEWS


CBS Cares Features I Have a Dream During Super Bowl 50!
Chris Paul donates computer lab to Dreamers
NBA all-star Chris Paul brought joy, inspiration and a new computer lab to Dreamers at Alder on Wednesday, Jan. 6.
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#DREAMBOLD campaign launched
"I Have a Dream" Oregon celebrates 25th anniversary with a bold fundraising campaign.
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BREAK THE CYCLE OF POVERTY IN OREGON.

#DREAMBOLD

Celebrate 25 years of empowering Dreamers to succeed.

A $1 million campaign to sustain our mission and create systemic change for students in low-income communities. #DREAMBOLD

WHAT IF THIS IS THE ANSWER?

SOCIAL MEDIA