get involved

My American Dreams is an all-volunteer organization. So you can bet we LOVE our volunteers. If you would like to know more about how you can get involved with this amazing work, please contact us.

We deeply appreciate your time, energy and creativity!

actions you can take today


If You’re Outraged By Trump’s DACA Decision, Here’s How You Can Help Recipients Like Me
Pierre R. Berastaín, September 5, 2017
If you can spare one hour of your day, your actions might make a difference. This article has suggestions for who to write or call, with sample text that you can use.

If you want to let your representatives know that Dreamers deserve to stay in this country, this article has suggestions for who and what to write, call and post and provides some model text that you can use:

Proposed Legislation in Congress to help those with DACA
The best of several proposals in Congress to help those with DACA is the Dream Act of 2017.
To learn more about this law or sign a petition supporting it, go to:

DACA Petition
"Protect Immigrant Youth: Pass Dream Act Now!"
You can read more and sign the petition here:


What You Need to Know about Immigration: 7 Common Myths

See Christopher Kerosky's PowerPoint presentation on seven common immigration myths.


Informed Immigrant Resources

National Immigration Law Center


"As Fires Move On, Wine Country Wonders Whether Immigrants Will, Too"
New York Times By Miriam Jordan, Oct. 17, 2017

"'Dreamers' Debunk Some of the Most Common Myths About Them"
By Tessa Stuart, September 8, 2017

"The Immigrant Story in America Today - Part 1"
By Christopher Kerosky, June 2017

"My American Dreams"
By Christopher Kerosky, August 2017

"The Immigrants on Welfare" Myth"
By Christopher Kerosky, September 2017

"DACA and a Broken Immigration System"
By Christopher Kerosky, October 2017

"Fire and Ice"
By Christopher Kerosky, November 2017

"The Only Home They Know"
By Christopher Kerosky, December 2017

sponsor the next film

Because of our amazing volunteer filmmaker and dedicated board members, we are able to make documentaries for as little as $5,000. If you would like to sponsor the creation of our next important story, we'd love to hear from you. Drop us an email and let's meet!

Photo of hip volunteer


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Check out DACA Recipient Maria de los Ángeles' current art exhibit