Who we are:

Passions & Dreams Funding is a
501(c)3 public non-profit foundation that has impacted the lives of hundreds of underserved families since 1998. Our mission is “building lives through building bridges” that assist women and children to develop their personal and professional independence while breaking the cycle of poverty, abuse and homelessness that is so rampant in our society.

We have worked with:

The Salvation Army
Upward Bound
- (read testimonial 1, 2)
You youth organization - (read testimonial 1)
EDD - Employment Development Department- (read testimonial 1, 2)
Bethesda House - (read testimonial 1)
Los Angeles urban League - (read testimonial 1)
Mama Hill's Children Safe House - (watch clip)
Belmont Cas/Leavey Learning Center
- (read testimonial 1) (Watch clip)
Dress for Success - El Segundo
Urban League

Silva Mirzoian
Founder & CEO-

Shirley Parsley:
Secretary & Treasurer

CFO for Larson and Rosenberger, Certified Public Accountants with over 20+ in the accounting industry. Experience in the area of tax and small business. The firm covers all areas of accounting. Also active in her church, and on their board. Involved in many other non-profits in the Burbank area.

Terry Engle:
Bank of America

Graduated from the University of Southern California (USC), Bachelor of Science, Business Administration with dual emphasis in finance and marketing, Dean list Scholar. University of California (UCLA), Eight course curriculum for Personal Financial Planning and prerequisites for Certified Financial Planner( CFP) Bank of America Premier Banking Group/ Assistant Vice President/Client Manager, He Manage grow a 120MM portfolio of high net clients with bank deposits and investments and loans, Perform credit presentations, break- even and amortization schedules, ratio analyses, pre-qualifications calculations, designed innovative solutions catering to financial needs.

Lola Levoy:
Beverly Hills Escrow

President of Beverly Hills Escrow and active advocate for charitable organizations such as Aviva Family Center, helping children excel in life.


Dr. Elia Gourgouris
PHD - Psychology - LDS Executive Coaching

Dr. Elia Gourgouris has been inspiring organizations and individuals through Executive coaching, Leadership development, Keynote speaking, Business consulting and Relationship coaching for 28 years. He's a nationally known speaker, relationship expert and President of LDS Executive Coaching. For 18 years, Dr. Gourgouris built a private practice focused upon improving relationships, overcoming addictions, and supporting marriages and families. For the last ten years, his focus has been primarily coaching and consulting with executives, organizations and businesses to help them achieve their highest level of performance, thereby improving the bottom line.


Passions & Dreams Funding Federal Tax ID # 95-4685561
We appreciate your tax deductible
donations: click here to review copy
of the IRS Exemption Letter & updated
 Tax Exemption Forms

"Life is a precious gift. Every human
being on earth has a purpose, a passionate dream to succeed in life-to often, those dreams become stifled from a lack of opportunity for expression or resources.
In reality, there is an abundance of resources for all, and we who have enjoyed the successes of our lives can make a difference in someone else's life through donating. I invite you to become one of
our "genies" and help jump-start the life
of woman or child at risk."
- Silva Mirzoian, Founder
Passions & Dreams Funding

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