Since 1988, The Colorado ” I Have A Dream” Foundation has provided wrap-around supports to Dreamers and their families in Denver Metro Area. To date, CIHAD has provided supports to 1160 students and their families.

CIHAD - STRIVE Prep Ruby Hill Elementary

Whole School Adoption: STRIVE Prep Ruby Hill Elementary
Number of Dreamers: 514
Year Founded: 2014
Current Grades: K-5
K-5 Director: Berenice Aguirre
Clinical Director: Melissa Kaiel
Sponsors: Wally and Brande Charnoff, Megan and Steve Shoflick, Anuschka and Zach Pashel, Mary and Nate Ford, Eileen and Tate McCoy, Aimee and Jonathan Coleman, Denver Southeast Rotary, Denver Active 20/30 Children’s Foundation

Dick & Judy Weill Class of 2018

Class Adoption Site: North Lincoln Housing Authority
Number of Dreamers: 42
Year & Grade Sponsored: 2008; mixed
Current Grade: College Freshman & Sophomore, Workforce
Program Directors: Rigo Tostado, Andy Keiser, Rachel Milos
Program Assistant: Emily Hirsch
Class Sponsor: Dick and Judy Weill

Records Rainaldi Class of 2018

Class Adoption Site: Valdez Elementary School
Number of Dreamers: 42
Year & Grade Sponsored: 2008; 3rd
Current Grade: College Freshman, workforce
Program Director: Dusty Teng
Assistant Program Director: Justin Johnson
Class Sponsor: Martha Records and Richard Rainaldi

Denver Active 20/30 Class of 2017

Class Adoption Site: Montclair Elementary
Number of Dreamers: 60
Year & Grade Sponsored: 2008; 3rd
Current Grade: College Sophomore, Workforce
Program Director: Marius Finch
Program Assistants: Rachel Burnett, Tiffany Montano
Class Sponsor: Denver Active 20/30 Children’s Foundation

Anabel C. McHugh Class of 2013-2014

Class Adoption Site: Fairview Elementary
Number of Dreamers: 60
Year & Grade Sponsored: 2003; 3rd, 4th
Current Grade: College Junior, Senior, Workforce
Program Director: Peter Noel
Program Assistants: Sonya Palafox, Patrice Hawkins
Class Sponsor: Anabel C. McHugh

Helen M. McLoraine Class of 2014

Class Adoption Site: Smedley Elementary
Number of Dreamers: 60
Year & Grade Sponsored: 2003; 3rd
Current Grade: College Junior, Senior, Workforce
Program Director: Erin Larrabee
Program Assistants: Johnathan Kamm
Class Sponsor: Helen M. McLoraine

Rocky Mountain Dreamer Class of 2008-2010

Class Adoption Site: Rocky Mountain Mutual Housing, Montclair Elementary
Number of Dreamers: 42
Year & Grade Sponsored: 1999; 3rd
Project Coordinator: Sara Ewing
Class Sponsor: Rob & Molly Cohen

Southeast Denver Rotary Class of 2008

 Class Adoption Site: Fairview Elementary
Number of Dreamers: 44
Year & Grade Sponsored: 1999; 3rd
Project Coordinator: Mike Keglovits
Class Sponsor: Southeast Denver Rotary

Lillis Class of 2006

Class Adoption Site: Whittier Elementary
Number of Dreamers: 38
Year & Grade Sponsored: 1997; 3rd
Graduation Year(s): 2006-2007
Project Coordinator: Christiane Laracuente
Class Sponsor: Patrick Lillis

Active 20/30 Class of 2006

Class of 2006 Class Adoption Site: Remington Elementary
Number of Dreamers: 46
Year & Grade Sponsored: 1997; 3rd
Graduation Year(s): 2006
Class Sponsor: Denver Active 20/30 Children’s Foundation

Donnell-Kay Foundation Class of 2003

Class Adoption Site: Stedman Elementary
Number of Dreamers: 51
Year & Grade Sponsored: 1995; 3rd
Graduation Year(s): 2003
Class Sponsor: The Donnell-Kay Foundation

Ginsburg Class of 1999 – 2004

Class Adoption Site: South Lincoln Housing Development, Greenlee Elementary
Number of Dreamers: 41
Year & Grade Sponsored: 1992;
3rd Graduation Year(s): 1999-2004
Project Coordinator: Sandra Barmore
Class Sponsor: Noel and Leslie Ginsburg

Class of 98

 Class Adoption Site: Valverde Elementary
Number of Dreamers: 60
Year & Grade Sponsored: 1990
Graduation Year(s): 1998; 6th grade
Class Sponsor: Multiple Sponsors

Class of 95

Class Adoption Site: Harrington and Wyaman Elementary Schools
Number of Dreamers: 61
Year & Grade Sponsored: 1988; 6th grade
Graduation Year(s): 1995
Class Sponsor: Multiple Sponsors