DREAM Alive's mentoring of at-risk youth, changes their lives by providing DREAMs for their future. We cannot achieve this mission without unsung heroes who contribute sacrificially to our mission. Over 95% of youth in our program are living below poverty, and need help from heroes to help them DREAM and change their lives. In addition, DREAM Alive is a 501(c)3 non-profit, our official tax exempt ID number is: 35-2153384, which means every donation is tax deductible.


Why Donating to DREAM Alive Changes Lives

  • DREAM Alive provides 3 times more hours per week with youth than the Big Brothers Big Sisters.

  • DREAM Alive costs about $300 less per scholar to mentor than the national average for mentoring organizations.

  • DREAM Alive strategically utilizes character development to build our scholar's emotional intelligence.

  • DREAM Alive strategically plans over 112 experiential learning trips in the community each year to expose scholars to new ideas, job fields, and areas of service.

  • DREAM Alive does not rent office space, so the most of our money goes directly to serving scholars in our community.

These are just a few key numbers and notes about how far the impact of your donation goes.  Thank you for considering to give to our mission to develop youth in at-risk community to become leaders.

How Does DREAM Alive Uses Your Gift

  • $75 - Provides Food at DREAM Alive site for 200 total scholars.

  • $750 - Provides support for 1 Scholar to complete the year long DREAM Alive mentoring program.

  • $2,500 - Provides week long Summer Camp for DREAM Alive scholars.

  • $5,000 - Provides College Road Trip for DREAM Alive High School Scholars to experience local colleges.

  • $40,000 - Provides DREAM Alive program for 1 school site.