You can help ensure college opportunities for children in low-income communities.

Through long-term, high-impact afterschool programming, “I Have A Dream” – New York has changed the lives of over 2,400 children and their families in low-income neighborhoods. The facts speak for themselves: nearly 90% of our students graduate high school – nearly 30% higher than the New York City average.

"I Have A Dream" - New York: Opportunity Guaranteed!

Zairia Benjamin says “I Have A Dream” - New York was there for her when she needed it most. Her family was displaced from their Chelsea apartment, was left homeless, and sought refuge in a shelter. With hard work, determination, and the support of IHDF-NY, Zairia overcame the odds and went on to earn her Master's Degree in Social Work.
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Opportunities Realized

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