Dibia DREAM fosters life skills development through STEM and recreational education for underserved youth in Miami and New Orleans. At Dibia DREAM, we help youth win at life.


Of our scholars met or made progress toward their academic improvment goals


Of our scholars improved their school attendance


Scholars served last year

1,000 +

Youth impacted through STEM Saturdays

Our Programs

DREAM Academy

A Classroom Without Walls: this free and robust after-school program provides enrichment and educational support for youth in grades K thru 8, throughout the school year.

DREAM Scholars

Each year, DREAM offers scholarships to top student athletes entering college to help with the cost of higher education.

Summer of DREAMS

Our 6-week camp is designed to be the perfect blend of STEM exposure and educational development for boys and girls ages 7-16. Attendees will be motivated to pursue their DREAMS as they leave with confidence to excel academically and socially.

STEM Saturdays

STEM Saturdays transforms community centers into “Incubators of Excellence” by engaging youth ages 7-16 through STEM activities on the weekends at no cost to participants and their families.

Joins the
Miami Marlins!

Dibia DREAM founder Brandon Okpalobi discusses the organization’s many programs, and its partnership with the Marlins Foundation.


Laureus Foundation Feature

We were featured on Laureus Foundation's website. Read More. Empowering Kids to Play Every Day with Nickelodeon We are thrilled to officially announce our national partnership with Nickelodeon. Together, we will inspire youth to lead healthy lifestyles through the transformative power of sport and play. To...

Marlins Alum Surprises Single Mom of Three With New Minivan

From NBCmiami.com https://www.nbcmiami.com/on-air/as-seen-on/Marlins_-NBC-6-Surprise-and-Drive-Giveaway---Part-4_Miami-501642411.html

CTC, nonprofit team up to bring STEM Saturday to Killeen

A nonprofit serving underprivileged students in New Orleans and Miami will bring a STEM initiative to the Killeen area for the first time. Dibia DREAM, in partnership with the Center for African-American Studies of Central Texas College, plans to engage more than 80 students Dec....

Dibia DREAM Creates Business out of Teaching STEM through Sports

Post Via Small Business Trends: https://smallbiztrends.com/2018/02/stem-sports-dibia-dream.html STEM stands for science, technology, engineering and mathematics. And the focus on these disciplines has been making a huge mark on the education world. There are also plenty of after-school programs focused on sports and recreation. But Dibia DREAM is…

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