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Press & Media Inquiries

The work of Dreams for Change has been covered by the LA Times, Politico, and Business Insider. Most recently, National Geographic featured the Safe Parking Program with an in-depth report and documentary.

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EIN Presswire • March 14, 2024

Scott Suckow & Levi Giafaglione join the Dreams for Change Board of Directors

Dreams For Change, a San Diego-based non-profit organization that aims to tackle homelessness, recently announced two new additions to its Board of Directors.

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San Diego Union Tribune • March 6, 2024

Opinion: Earned income tax credits are a lifeline for struggling families. Do you qualify?

Dreams for Change personnel help San Diego residents file their income taxes free at the Copley-Price Family YMCA through the San Diego County Earned Income Tax Coalition.

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Moneywise • March 5, 2024

‘It’s going to get worse before it gets better’: Seniors in this major California city are aging without a home — here’s why

Almost one third of the American homeless population reside in the Golden State.

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NoticiasYa El Centro • February 22, 2024

Apoyo para declaración de impuestos gratis

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yahoo!finance • February 8, 2024

First Foundation Inc. Announces Nonprofit Recipients of Its ‘Supporting Our Communities’ Philanthropic Initiative

First Foundation’s ‘Supporting Our Communities’ initiative is designed to support organizations in our community that focus on immediate needs such as food insecurity, emergency housing, and workforce development, as well as long-term goals like entrepreneurship, higher education scholarships, and financial education.

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Imperial Valley Press • Feb 1, 2024

Free tax preparation services available for low-income residents

At least three non-profit organizations have started out providing free tax preparation services for the 2024 season.

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ABC 10 News • January 25, 2024

Anchors Report: Jared Aarons gets look inside San Diego’s Safe Sleeping Sites

Nearly nine months into the program, ABC 10News Anchor Jared Aarons checks in to see how things are going at San Diego’s Safe Sleeping Sites.

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San Diego Union Tribune • January 12, 2024

Martin Luther King Jr. Day to be celebrated with events throughout San Diego County

Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service for homeless: Adult volunteers are needed 6:45 to 8:45 a.m. Jan. 15 to help the Dreams for Change staff set up, serve, and clean up meals for participants at a safe sleep site, so staff can work with participants, providing support services, while volunteers serve meals.

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CBS 8 San Diego • January 5, 2024

El Cajon Police documentary shows interactions with people experiencing homelessness

The El Cajon Police Department is giving the public an inside look at how officers deal with people experiencing homelessness. “There’s a lot of misconceptions about how the police department addresses homelessness,” said Chief Mike Moulton.

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San Diego(KGTV) • December 5, 2023

Local man transitioning out of homelessness searching for missing dog

Transitioning out of homelessness is a process that can take years.

Anthony Gissendanner, a man working on finding a permanent home, said he has faced many challenges including the recent disappearance of his emotional support dog.

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