High Desert Museum

High Desert Museum Bend, OR At High Desert Museum visitors talk with historic characters and view an authentic homestead and sawmill from the early 1900’s. High Desert brings history and science to life for people of all ages. Members assist in the planning and implementation of learning programs. For more information, visit: https://www.highdesertmuseum.org/

Bethlehem Inn

Bethlehem Inn Bend, OR Bethlehem Inn is an emergency shelter that provides a safe place to sleep, eat, and case management for adults and children experiencing homelessness. Members assist with regular programming and case management. For more information, visit: https://bethleheminn.org/

Boulder Housing Partners

Boulder Housing Partners Boulder, CO Boulder Housing Partners has partnered with “I Have A Dream” to offer site-based educational programming to low-income youth. This program follows the “cradle to career model.” NDA members help support high school aged youth with strategies to succeed in school and develop goals. Boulder Housing Partners (BHP) has been a…

“I Have A Dream” Foundation of Boulder County

“I Have A Dream” Foundation of Boulder County Boulder, CO At the “I Have A Dream” Foundation, we provide individualized social, emotional, and academic support to young people from low-income communities from 1st grade all the way through college, along with guaranteed tuition support. We believe that when given equal access to the resources they…

KIPP Chicago Public Charter Schools

KIPP Chicago Public Charter Schools Chicago, IL Founded in 2003, KIPP Chicago Schools began with a single class of fifth graders at KIPP Ascend Middle School. Today, KIPP Chicago includes multiple schools, serving more than 1,000 students in grades K-3 and 5-8. The KIPP Through College Program supports 450 KIPP alumni.  NDA members at KIPP…

Polaris Charter Academy

Polaris Charter Academy Chicago, IL The mission of Polaris Charter Academy is to help students become self-motivated, creative, critical thinkers. The ultimate goal of Polaris is to shape life-long learners and active citizens. Polaris Charter Academy structures its curriculum around “learning expeditions,” which provide stimulating educational experiences. Learning expeditions require students to practice a wide…

Sarah’s Circle

Sarah’s Circle Chicago, IL Sarah’s Circle is a refuge for women who are homeless or in need of a safe space. By providing housing assistance, case management, referral services, and life necessities, Sarah’s Circle encourages women to empower themselves. By rebuilding both emotionally and physically, women at Sarah’s Circle are able to realize their full,…

Su Casa Hispanic Center

Su Casa Hispanic Center Cincinnati, OH Founded in 1997, Su Casa is the primary provider of social, educational, language, employment and health care services to the Hispanic/Latino community in Greater Cincinnati. The mission is to help individuals in the immigrant community reach self-sufficiency. The NDA member assists with ESOL and after school programs. Member must…

Corryville Catholic School

Corryville Catholic School Cincinnati, OH http://www.corryvillecatholic.org/about_profile.html Corryville Catholic is an elementary school near the University of Cincinnati that serves low-income students. NDA members assist with grades K-4 in classrooms, help students with computer work, and tutor students one-on-one.  In addition, members supervise recess, lunch, and field trips, as well as assisting with after-school programs each…

Challenger Learning Center

Challenger Learning Center Dayton, OH The Challenger Learning Center is a STEM education center that takes students on simulated space missions along with providing STEM programming and lessons to homeschools, scout groups and community members. The NDA member will assist in running simulated space missions and with creating new STEM programs. They will gain experience…

Possum Creek MetroPark

Possum Creek MetroPark Dayton, OH The NDA Green Schoolyards/ Green Community Outreach Coordinator works with schools in the Miami Valley to promote opportunities for youth to connect with nature. Members will assist with classes, trainings, and in-person visits to teachers and other adults interested in gardening with children. They will gain experience with both environmental…

Adventure Central at Wesleyan MetroPark

Adventure Central at Wesleyan MetroPark Dayton, OH Adventure Central at Wesleyan MetroPark serves youth in Dayton during out-of-school hours. NDA members at Adventure Central assist with after-school programs, day camp, activity night, and parent engagement programs. They will gain experience with designing and leading K-12 STEM academic enrichment activities. For more information, visit: www.metroparks.org/ac