Hope & Dreams

Reach For The Stars

About Project Hope & Dreams


Project Hope & Dreams is a division of Taylor County Collaborative and Project HOP2E.  Our mission is to assist children ages 4-19 reach for their goals.  This can be for summer camp, sporting camps, school project, tournaments and sports etc.  Parents and Guardians must participate in helping raise the funds and come to Project HOP2E meetings. 10% of all proceeds raised will go towards Project HOP2E.  If the amount raised exceeds the amount needed for the project the remaining money will be put into the Project HOP2E funds.


For more information on Project Hope & Dreams please give us a call at 304-265-6838 or 304-709-0164.  We can also be reached via email at projecthop2e@gmail.com

2015 USA National Championships & Team Trials

 Broward County Convention Center

 Fort Lauderdale, Florida


July 15-19, 2015



This is were TEAM USA is formed.

8 Members of Dragon's Den To Compete In The USA National Karate Championship In Ft. Lauderdale, FL.

In July

Gabby Kelly, Riley Jones, Draken Swick, Andy White, Conner White, James Plymale, Ashley Smith and Amber Smith will be traveling to Ft. Lauderdale, Fl in July to compete in USA National Karate Championship.  They are looking for sponsors to help send them all to Florida.  They are trained by Sensei Eric Swick of Dragon's Den MMA in Grafton.  They are also coached by Eric Smith.


Last year Amber Smith, Riley Jones and Gabby Kelly competed in the USA National Karate Championships in Reno, NV.  They all came home as champions.  They represented Grafton and Taylor County well.  Not to bad for a small town.