Letter: How to make dreams come true

(Rick Egan | Tribune file photo) Fireworks explode at midnight at the Last Hurrah New Year's Eve party at The Gateway, Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017.

Is it possible for the exciting headlines dreamt up by Salt Lake Tribune readers to come true?

Dreams are a start, next take action. This is how our democracy works: Call and write those who represent you to create the political will to pass initiatives that create a better country and world.

This is how the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria received an increase in funding that will save 16 million lives, prevent over 200 million new infections and keep us on the path to control these pandemics, treating them globally to protect us locally. RESULTS has been helping ordinary people do this work for 40 years. Ready to do your part?

Willie Dickerson, Snohomish, Wash.

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