Dreams For Kids is a 501(c)3 program which prepares high school and college students of color to thrive in financial services careers with engaging investment simulator & financial literacy curriculum.
We provide equitable access through teacher training programs & quality education tools. This combination helps demystify financial concepts & spark curiosity to learn how financial markets can be harnessed to build generational wealth..
Students apply key investing concepts while managing a simulated stock portfolio and develop professional skills through internships, mentorships & field experiences.
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Simulated Competitions Provide Real-World Learning Which Allows Students To See Themselves Thriving In Financial Services
Since the start of this year, we have been speaking with college students, professors, investment clubs & high school teachers across the country. This Fall, we plan to host a simulated investment competition on the Rapunzl platform with over $100,000 in scholarship prizes and expect over:
Help us connect thousands of high school and colleges students with the stock market by providing access to scholarship opportunities & free financial literacy training programs for educators.
Provide top performing students with access to scholarships that will make their dreams reality. Scholarship prizes help enhance student engagement and provide an opportunity for students to earn while they learn.
Offer teachers free teacher training and provide financial educators across the country with access to engaging curriculum & real-time digital learning tools in order to continue growing our impact each year.
Support financial education & help bridge communities by empowering a broader pool of diverse talent to strive for financial services careers. This helps expose students to all of the career opportunities that await them.
We are grateful for the support of those who believe in providing equitable opportunities for our nation's youth
Learn More About Dreams For Kids
Dreams For Kids operates a high school, GCE Lab School, allows students to participate in weekly field experiences, guest workshops, and case studies with professionals to embrace the inspiration and practicality of real-world learning.
Students are challenged to question assumptions about the world, discuss practicalities and possibilities in the workplace, and experience a wide range of jobs and career prospects.
Rapunzl's platform provides an immersive introduction to the world of finance. Rapunzl works closely with Dreams For Kids to integrate & refine an engaging financial education curriculum that contextualizes investing & the stock market.
Together, we provide experiential learning opportunities through internships, mentorships & immersive competitions that will inspire students of color to pursue careers in financial services.
100% Donation & Grant Funded
Dreams For Kids is a 501(c)3 Program which relies upon donations to help fund scholarship prizes, competition hosting, teacher training, and other program costs.
Hybrid Non-Profit Partnership
Dreams For Kids and Rapunzl Investments have partnered together to help create Dreams For Kids to serve as a pipeline for students of color to engage with financial markets & pursue careers in financial services.
Focused On Quality At Scale
Dreams For Kids achieves an impact at scale with Rapunzl’s real-time, competitive stock simulator, Dreams For Kids' teacher training & free access to a financial education curriculum which has been refined by high school teachers, university professors & thousands of students across the country.