Why your contribution and time as a volunteer matters?


Youth  that have mentors are less likely to drop out of school

 Youth with mentors have higher rates of high school/college graduation! 

43% of all undergraduate parenting students are single mothers

Only 33% of college students with children attain a degree/certificate within 4-6 years of enrollment

47% of all black women in college have dependent children

88% of Single students with children have incomes at or below 200% of poverty

Students with children on average have higher levels of debt after graduation than non-parent counterparts

According to MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership, at risk youth who had a mentor were:

55% more likely to enroll in college

52% less likely to skip school

37% less likely to skip class

78% more likely to volunteer regularly

90% interested in become a mentor themselves

130% more likely to hold leadership positions

46% less likely to use drugs

27% less likely to drink

81% more likely to participate in extracurricular activities

All contributions directly impact programs provided to Dreamer CADets. Time and resources provided by volunteers are essential to ensuring that we provide impactful activities, facilitate opportunities for Dreamer CADets to gain vital skills and training, and are enriched by engaging interactions with devoted and passionate mentors!

Conceive A Dream Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Donations to Conceive A Dream Foundation, Inc.m are fully tax-deductible, as allowed by federal law.

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Call Us:


Shantrice Appleby, Founder

   Conceive A Dream (CAD) Foundation, Inc.

P.O Box 864

Decatur, GA 30031


Federally Recognized 501(c)3