1,000 Dreams Fund Blog

Calling Campus Leaders + Innovators: Join Our 1DF Student Advisory Board!

Are you passionate about helping young women in need reach their dreams? Are you looking to gain invaluable professional opportunities like career advice and getting a mentor? Well, the 1,000 Dreams Fund has an exciting opportunity for YOU to be in on the ground floor of our organization, where you’ll get to do these things

Celebrating our ‘Summer Streams For Dreams’ #SummerStreams Fundraiser

Last week, we hosted a special summer edition of our Streams for Dreams fundraiser, directly benefiting the Twitch community through our BroadcastHER Grant — and, it was almost too hot to handle! In just 36 hours, we raised close to $11,000!! Our twelve hosts and fundraisers — some of whom have been funded by the

1,000 Dreams Fund Announces ‘Summer Streams For Dreams’ (#SummerStreams) Fundraiser

It’s summertime, and things are heating up — especially with the 1,000 Dreams Fund’s Summer Streams For Dreams initiative. You’re invited to help us continue our commitment to elevating women in the digital broadcasting and gaming space with this summer fundraiser that’s hosted by broadcasters. Proceeds will directly benefit the Twitch community via our BroadcastHER

1,000 Dreams Fund Announces New Scholarship Program for Women in S.T.E.A.M.

I’m always excited about 1,000 Dreams Fund, especially when I read the stories of the inspiring young women we have funded so far. But here’s the truth: There’s no way I could be more thrilled than I am right now to announce the formation of a new and very special program: the “Paliwal Club of

Stuff We Love 2019: ​Find out what our 1DF women are crushing on this year!

Spring has sprung and love is in the air — and our popular Stuff We Love series is back for its 2019 season! We hosted a survey of our network, led by our Student Advisory Board, with input from our 1DF editorial team, to identify the influencers, role models, trends, and movements that are making

1,000 Dreams Fund Announces 24-Hour Streams For Dreams Fundraiser

You’re invited to help 1,000 Dreams Fund continue our commitment to elevating women in the digital broadcasting and gaming space with our 24-hour Streams For Dreams Fundraiser – Dreams Streams. All funds raised by broadcasters will go directly towards the Twitch Community via our BroadcastHER Grant. You will have a direct hand in helping make

1DF BROADCASTHER ACADEMY WINNERS GET UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL LOOK AT GAMING WITH ALLIED ESPORTS TEAM AT HYPERX ESPORTS ARENA IN VEGAS

On Friday, March 15, our first four BroadcastHER Academy Challenge winners, including @MiladyConfetti, @RaineShadow, @ObeWon, and @RadPuppy, jetted off to the HyperX Esports Arena Las Vegas for a very special opportunity in partnership with HARMAN, Allied Esports, and HyperX. As part of their prize, they got a behind-the-scenes look at the gaming industry. While at

THE WINNERS ARE HERE! ANNOUNCING OUR 1,000 DREAMS FUND FALL 2018 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS

It’s that time again — and we couldn’t be more excited to announce our Fall 2018 scholarship recipients. They represent a cross-section of impressive young women who are intent on making a positive impact on their communities and the world. These 11 scholarship recipients were selected from a pool of more than 400 applicants, and

1,000 Dreams Fund & partners HARMAN, Allied Esports, and HyperX are proud to announce our BroadcastHER Academy Challenge winners!

Women represent nearly 50 percent of gamers and are rising in influence in the e-sports industry. However, they face challenges such as gender gaps and financial support to fund creative projects within their careers. 1,000 Dreams Fund is working to change that — and thanks to the incredible support of our partners, including HARMAN, Allied

Happy Streams for Dreams! 1,000 Dreams Fund + Twitch Aim to Make History this Women’s History 2019

Happy Streams for Dreams! Women’s History Month is here and 1,000 Dreams Fund, in partnership with Twitch, wants to help young women who are making their mark in broadcasting and gaming. Our 2019 Streams For Dreams Fundraiser is our month-long, annual charity event that aims to showcase the incredible breadth and depth of talented female