At a glance
Over 140 million children and young people in India growing up in under-served communities come from experiences of adversity. Adversity affects their ability to engage with the world, make healthy life choices and be successful.1
Young people who can adapt to the new, fast changing world through the ability to think creatively, manage conflict, respond with empathy, work in teams and take initiative will be successful in this new world. Dream a Dream’s aim is to empower young people from vulnerable backgrounds to overcome adversity and to flourish using a creative life skills approach.
Founded in 1999, Dream a Dream is a registered, charitable trust empowering young people from vulnerable backgrounds to overcome adversity. The organization has developed deep insight and understanding of the challenges facing disadvantaged youth in India.