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Dream Scholars to Include Tutoring, Life Skills for More Students

August 31, 2020 by Karen Bossick

Cesar Tellez, who received the Wolverine Excellence Award this past year, describes his dream as Devan Perez looks on.

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August Newsletter

August 2020 by IHDF-ID

The need in Blaine County is growing and we are expanding to respond to that growing need.

If It is to Be, It’s Up to Me

March 12, 2020 by chamberwrv

“I am unlimited!” the students roared in unison. “If it is to be it’s up to me!”

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July Newsletter

JULY 2020 by IHDF-ID

We envision a world in which every child is empowered to forge their future and reach their potential....

Aprendizaje de verano

Incluso en verano el aprendizaje continúa. Cincuenta y tres estudiantes participaron en una escuela de verano en Wood River School recuperando un total de 206 créditos. Esta fue una asociación entre la Fundación I Have a Dream y BCSD.

En Bellevue Elementary Power Scholars (alumnos de segundo y tercer grado de varias escuelas primarias) pasan tiempo mejorando sus habilidades de alfabetización y matemáticas. Lo están haciendo al mismo tiempo que utilizan prácticas saludables de revestimientos faciales de tela y distanciamiento social.

Summer Learning

Even in the summer the learning continues. Fifty-three students participated in a summer school at Wood River School recovering a total of 206 credits. This was a partnership between the I Have a Dream Foundation and BCSD. 

Foundation expands its ‘Dream’ for local kids

‘I Have a Dream’ Foundation—Idaho pledges money, support for its 2nd class

JUNE 19, 2020 by Mark Dee

With its current class charging through high school, the “I Have a Dream” Foundation—Idaho is doubling down, pledging to sponsor post-graduate education for another class of kids within two years.

Credit Recovery Program Helps Wood River High School Students Advance

JUNE 16, 2020 by Karen Bossick

Lupita Juarez, like many students, struggled when school shut down in March due to the coronavirus and classrooms went online.

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I 'Have a Dream' Foundation- ID June Newsletter

JUNE 2020 by IHDF-ID

In this Newsletter, you will find the following articles: 

Celebrating our Youth & Community Leaders 

Wood River Academic Excellence Awards 

Additional Academic Awards 

Celebrating Exceptional Volunteers

We Stand in Solidarity

JUNE 3, 2020 by IHDF-ID

The “I Have a Dream” Foundation of Idaho joins with our national headquarters and our affiliates around the country, to stand in solidarity with communities of color suffering racial injustice and inequity.

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May Newsletter

MAY 2020 by IHDF-ID

Mentorship has been shown to be one of the most important and impactful experiences in a young person’s life. Mentors share their world views, experiences, knowledge, support and...

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April Newsletter


A group of our youth have been hard at work to make art and writing letters to distribute to seniors who are sheltering in place. The youth are working on their own, leaving their creations outside their homes...

Thank You Idaho Gives

MAY 9, 2020 by IHDF-ID

We’re so grateful to all of you, our extraordinary community, for your support. Thank you for helping us exceed our "Idaho Gives" campaign goal! 


MARCH 17, 2020 by IHDF-ID

Dear Friends,The coronavirus (COVID-19) has presented the world, the nation and our community with many challenges and uncertainties...

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Psychiatrist Says Build to Code and Don’t Cut Corners

MARCH 9, 2020 by Karen Bossick

Dr. Alisha Moreland-Capuia was a fourth-grader when a friend on a bicycle clipped her skateboard as she rolled down a steep hill. She fell and, as she lay sprawled out on the ground, ...

‘I Have A Dream’ Foundation alum to visit valley

MARCH 4, 2020 by IHDF-ID

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‘I Have a Dream’ Foundation—Idaho will host alum Dr. Alisha Moreland-Capuia this week to speak to high-schoolers, the general public and program participants on Wednesday...

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Dreamer to Discuss the Power of Education and Overcoming Adversity

MARCH 2, 2020 by Karen Bossick

One of the first Dreamers in Ken Lewis’s I Have a Dream Foundation will share how she overcame adversity to become a doctor bound for a professorship at Harvard University next week.

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January Newsletter


Our tutoring program is a significant aspect of the support we provide our Dream Scholars, and we’re so fortunate to have two Wood River High School teachers, Stephanie Spindler...

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From Adversity to Harvard Professor


Alisha has a fascinating story to tell which she will share with our community, along with a presentation on the impact of trauma on the brain, the human capacity to overcome adversity, and the power of education.