MLK Dream Weekend





Win a Dream Contest

Testimonials

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This year, the MLK Dream Weekend took on a whole new level of significance by incorporating the provision of substantial scholarships to Upstate high school students. It was quite encouraging to see¬†those truly phenomenally¬†bright students – who are already doing fantastic projects of their own – receive such great community support. The Dreams in Action… Read More

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Andrea D. Smith

Past Recipients

2009 GHS & MLK $1500 Win a Dream Contest Recipient Progress Update:

Nicholas Wideman Creator of Young Marathon Runners of America

Nicholas Wideman, 2009 GHS & MLK Win a Dream contestant, accepts $1500 award.
Nicholas Wideman, 2009 GHS & MLK Win a Dream contestant, accepts $1500 award.

YMRA logoNicholas Wideman, winner of the $1500 GHS Win a Dream contest, has made admirable progress in fulfilling his dream of helping youth overcome obesity through his Young Marathon Runners of America (YMRA) program. Wideman has advanced his organization and his dream by reaching out to communities and partnering with like-minded organizations. For more information on the childhood obesity epidemic or YMRA, please download the brochure.