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About the Dare 2 Dream Institute

Turning Interest Into Action

Dare 2 Dream Institute gives participants the tools and resources they need to use an identified gift or skill to create a consistent revenue stream

Our Mission

Our mission is to liberate through education those who have suffered traumatic and/or catastrophic events. To guide them in picking up the pieces of their lives economically, spiritually and emotionally. 

Our Commitment

To provide a supportive structure built out of educational resources, life skills, and an enduring business mindset with the goal to raise minorities out of poverty and into a better quality of life.

Meet the Team

Believing that success is built on a foundation of varied life experiences, skills, and mindsets, our institute enlists seasoned professionals who equally value the power of education for change.

Executive Leadership

Nicole Simpson

Dr. Nicole B. Simpson

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Sonji Grandy

Vice President
Lauren Nance

Lauren Nance

Business Plan Specialist
Kimberly Fisher

Kimberly Fisher

Executive Associate

Leah Dade

Executive Associate

Program Educators

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Dr. Nicole B. Simpson

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Kay Lindsay


Dr. DeLacy Davis

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Esther Hiamang


Leah Dade

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Anika J. Applewhite

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Darin Wright

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Sonji Grandy

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Michelle A. Johnson

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Damien H. Weinstein, Esq


Dr. Angel "OJ" Holcomb


Dr. Sherron Carrion

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