About Us
A Non Profit Since 1999

The Whatcom Dream began in 1999 with one financial literacy class in the laundry room of a Bellingham low-income apartment complex. Since then, our programs have spread throughout Whatcom County, including classes in Spanish and online.  

Our Team

We are a team of caring, committed, professional people who have a mission of spreading financial literacy services to all residents of Whatcom County. 

What We Do

8 week Financial Literacy Zoom Classes

Our next Financial Literacy Zoom class starts 4/14/21 at 630pm. This class is open to all members of the community. Class is free.

Financial Literacy Specialized Classes

Financial Literacy 6-week class for Senior Citizens starts May 12, 2021 at 630pm. Class is free. 


Financial Literacy class for Teens starts May 4, 2012 at 4pm.


To register for any class please call 360-319-3759 today!

Private Financial Coaching

Poverty IQ Workshops

Poverty Simulation Events

Gotcha Covered Back to School Store​

The Christmas Shoppe

Resource Referral

Funding & Support for
The Whatcom Dream

We are funded by foundation grants, individual giving, corporate sponsorship and do fundraising events that help fund our work.





To donate, simply click the yellow button below. Thank you!

The Whatcom Dream

Tel: 360-306-8324
Email: info@thewhatcomdream.org
Address: 1846 Iron Street

Bellingham, WA 98225

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