- Thank You for Your Gift
Tuesday April 1, 2014
In remembrance of Mr. Ben Zander, a mentor and friend to Philadelphia DreamKids
- Oprah Winfrey and Starbucks Partnership Benefits U.S. Dream Academy
Wednesday March 19, 2014
Contributions from sales of Teavana Oprah Chai products will go to the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy Foundation, ... The foundation will support additional youth education through Girls Inc., National CARES Mentoring Movement, Pathways to College and the U.S. Dream Academy.
- Congratulations to our DreamKids
Thursday March 6, 2014
We have successfully completed our first ever Read-A-Thon!
- Congressman Fattah Unveils America's FOCUS Act
Wednesday November 27, 2013
U.S. Dream Academy Among
Organizations Recognized For Their Important Work in Education By America’s
FOCUS Act of 2013 Legislation
- 2013 Mentor of the Year Tanesha Bedford
Wednesday June 5, 2013
Learn about our 2013 Mentor of the Year recipient
- 12th Annual Power of a Dream Gala
Wednesday June 5, 2013
The U.S. Dream Academy 12th
Annual Power of a Dream Gala, served as a tremendously successful fundraiser,
raising over $1.1 million for Dream
Academy programs around
- U.S. Dream Academy Executive Director, Diane Wallace Booker Named To 2013 List of Maryland’s Top 100 Women
Tuesday May 7, 2013
Washington, D.C. (May 3,
2013) — C. Diane Wallace Booker, Executive Director of the U.S. Dream Academy,
has been named to The Daily Record’s 2013 list of Maryland’s Top 100 Women. The Daily Record
created its annual list of Maryland’s Top 100 Women in order to recognize
outstanding achievement by women who have demonstrated significant professional
accomplishments, outstanding community leadership and inspirational mentoring.
- Alyssa Brumis, Mentor Coordinator honored at Baltimore City Youth Commission "We Are the Dream" Award ceremony
Thursday April 4, 2013
Alyssa Brumis, Mentor Coordinator
for the Dream Academy Learning Center at Pimlico Elementary / Middle School in
Baltimore, Maryland was selected by the Baltimore City Youth Commission to receive the "We Are the Dream" Award.
- U.S. Dream Academy, Mentor Program Coordinator, Kyle Bacon Honored as a White House “Champion of Change” for Educational Excellence for African Americans
Tuesday February 26, 2013
WASHINGTON, DC – On Tuesday, February 26th, the White House honored ten leaders who were selected to receive the “Champions of Change” award for continued commitment and service to providing increased educational opportunity for African Americans. Kyle Bacon, Mentor Program Coordinator of the U.S. Dream Academy Learning Center in Washington, D.C., was one of the honorees selected to receive the prestigious award.
- The U.S. Dream Academy Teamed Up with NBA Orlando Magic's Arron Afflalo in Honor of National Mentoring Month
Wednesday January 23, 2013
In honor of National Mentoring month, Afflalo used this platform to serve as a positive mentor in the lives of DC area youth.