Site Directory


There have been 35 "I Have A Dream" programs in Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, The Bronx, Long Island, and New Jersey. These programs have dramatically changed the lives of more than 2,500 children. Today, six "I Have A Dream" – New York programs serve students across the region.



Chelsea-Elliott II

Class of 2016/2017

Number of Dreamers: 60
Year & Grade Sponsored: 2004/2005; 1st & 2nd
Current Grade: 11th & 12th

Class Sponsor: Jeff Gural, Howard Kaye, Jeffrey Feil, Frank Williams, Walgreens and the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA)
Program Director: Treston Lambert
Program Director: Natalie Corujo, MSW

322 8th Avenue, Suite 200
New York, NY 10001
Phone: (212) 627-3086
Fax: (212) 627-3059


Class of 2014/2015

Number of Dreamers: 36
Year & Grade Sponsored: 2005 & 2006; 3rd
Current Grade: 12th - College Juniors

Class Sponsor: Kim & Stuart Spodek, Alice Cutler, Jackie Gosin, the Capital One Foundation and the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA)

Program Director: Leslie Gately, LMSW

201 West 93rd Street
New York, NY 10025
Phone: (212) 222-2448
Fax: (212) 222-2449

East Harlem

Class of 2023/2024

Number of Dreamers: 65
Year & Grade Sponsored: 2012; 1st, 2nd & 3rd
Current Grade: 3rd - 6th

Class Sponsors: Jeff Gural, Ron and Debbie Eisenberg, Marty and Rebecca Eisenberg, Neil and Shelly Mitchell, Richard and Carol Feinstein, Amy Feinstein, Jeffrey and Debra Feinstein

Program Director: Nancy Restrepo-Wilson, CSW, LMSW
Academic Director: Angela Wyche

East Harlem Program at PS 7
160 East 120th Street - Room 238
New York, NY 10035
Cell: (201) 780-2218
Office: (917) 683-7551


Melrose II 

Class of 2012


Number of Dreamers: 30
Year & Grade Sponsored: 2002; 3rd
Current Grade: College Juniors & Seniors

Class Sponsors: Brian Heidtke & Stan Picheny
Contact: Thierry Cazeau, LMSW

Phone (Central Office): (212) 293-5488
Fax: (718) 293-5478

Plainfield (New Jersey)

Class of 2012

Number of Dreamers: 42
Year & Grade Sponsored: 2000; 1st
Current Grade: College Juniors & Seniors

Class Sponsor: Warren & Mitzy Eisenberg, Temple Emanu-El of Westfield

Program Director: Larry Johnson

"I Have A Dream" Plainfield Program
PO Box 1112
Mountainside, NJ 07092
Phone: (908) 855-2905

Ravenswood II

Class of 2015/2016

Number of Dreamers: 58
Year & Grade Adopted: 2006 & 2007; 3rd
Current Grade: 11th - College Sophomores

Class Sponsor: The Thomas and Jeanne Elmezzi Foundation and the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA)

Program Director: Karlisle Honore
Program Director: Matthew Wright

14-01 36th Avenue, Apt. 1A
Long Island City, NY 11106
Phone: (718) 472-5589
Fax: (718) 389-3959