The Dream Center offers hope and empowerment through education by providing free classes to the public. Class topics include parenting, budgeting, health, Bible study and more.
The Opportunity Village
This one of a kind homeless shelter program developed by The Dream Center is not an emergency shelter. This year long program utilizes a tiny house model, and empowers residents to grow, change and become self-sufficient. Opportunity Village is a one-year program for women and women with children who are homeless.
Project S.E.W. is a collaborative program created in 2019 to address the labor crisis that exists in the sewing industry in South Carolina. This program will place people in sewing jobs with manufacturers and provide a model that can be duplicated across the state.
The Dream Center opens the gym to the community every Tuesday from 6:00 – 9:00 PM
This safe, supervised environment provides area youth ages 13 and up with an opportunity to play basketball.
Intake Specialists are available to meet with them to determine an action plan that best fits their crisis situation.
We offer food boxes, showers, store vouchers and a change of clothing when appropriate in emergency situations. Other resources are also available for finding employment and housing and receiving a “hand-up” through attending our free classes. Over 50 free classes are available each month on topics such as budgeting, parenting, and health.
Santa Shoppe Assistance
This referral-based program partners with local school districts to allow qualifying parents in need to earn Christmas gifts for their children, instead of depending on organizations that provide gifts through one way giving
Each Dream Dollar is worth $8 and can be redeemed at The Dream Center to purchase personal hygiene products from The General Store, wash and dry a load of laundry, and take a shower. Additionally, Dream Dollars can be used in one of our three Dream Center Resale Store locations (Easley/Pickens/Seneca).
The Dream Center general store offers personal hygiene, paper, and baby products for purchase with Dream Dollars.