Light a Dream is a non-profit charitable organization that assists young adults with intellectual disabilities. Light a Dream works in partnership with the Lester B. Pearson School Board’s Cooperative education program. Light a Dream plays an important role in assisting the transition of students into the larger community by providing employment experiences. At the storefront location in Dorval, the students working at Light a Dream make and sell candles and other decorative items. The efforts of Light a Dream were recognized when it was named winner of the 2002 & 2008 Quebec Entrepreneurship Contest in the Social Economic Category.