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Pell Grants for DACA Students!

Biden administration has included a proposal that could expand Pell Grant eligibility to some undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children in its fiscal 2022 budget request. This was released in April 9, and the budget presented...

June Newsletter

DREAM Iowa Times JUNE Hello friend, DREAM Iowa hopes to keep our allies informed of important happenings across the state through this monthly newsletter. Save The Date! First Des Moines Latino film festival! June 18 – 20, 2021! Join...

Mental Health Resources

May is Mental Health Awareness Month and DREAM Iowa is happy to present different resources that could help minorities in the country. According to the American Psychiatric Association, undocumented immigrants suffer from mental illnesses before, during and after immigration....

Health Disparities in People of Color During COVID-19

COVID-19 brought a pandemic that affected us globally. However, in the United States people of color have endured evident disparities in casualties and cases. According to the immunologist who leads the COVID-19 response in the United States, Dr. Anthony...

MAY NEWSLETTER

DREAM Iowa Times MAY Hello friend, DREAM Iowa hopes to keep our allies informed of important happenings across the state through this monthly newsletter. Save The Date! Come join Des Moines United F.C. vs. Barilleros F.C.  A soccer game...

Francisco Caballero

Francisco Caballero, one of the recipients of our Youth Leadership Summit scholarship raffle. Our annual YLS event is free and open to middle school, high school, and college aged youth. For the 2nd consecutive year, we raffled scholarships at...

Caren Fuentes

Caren Fuentes, one of the recipients of our Youth Leadership Summit scholarship raffle. Our annual YLS event is free and open to middle school, high school, and college aged youth. For the 2nd consecutive year, we raffled scholarships at...

Ehshee Thawber

Ehshee Thawber, one of the recipients of our Youth Leadership Summit scholarship raffle. Our annual YLS event is free and open to middle school, high school, and college aged youth. For the 2nd consecutive year, we raffled scholarships at...

Laura Roman

She is one of the recipients of our Youth Leadership Summit scholarship raffle. Our annual YLS event is free and open to middle school, high school, and college-aged youth. For the 2nd consecutive year, we raffled scholarships at this...

Hall of Fame

In 2020, DREAM Iowa granted $15,000 in scholarships supporting 22 Iowa immigrant students. The non-profit awarded $10,000 through the formal application process and raffled $5000 in scholarships during DREAM Iowa’s annual Youth Leadership Summit (YLS). Youth from 33 different...

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