1,000 Dreams Fund Blog

Ambassador of the Week: Molly Hovden

Meet 1,000 Dreams Fund Ambassador of the Week: Molly Hovden from University of Iowa! We love having Molly on the team. Want to be a part of the 1,000 Dreams Fund movement? Join us! We are recruiting ambassadors for Spring 2016! Learn more here: https://1000dreamsfund.org/join.php

We Need Representatives

We Need Representatives for the Underrepresented: Where Are Our Role Models? Written by Brianna Woods of the University of Missouri I used to be nervous to discuss politics yet, I felt so strongly about how it affects the communities we live in. The male students in my classes were quick to give their opinions and

Biggest Fan Search

We are out to empower YOU with scholarships so you can reach your dreams! Help us reach our DREAM of growing our community. Enter our BIGGEST Fan Search with a $100 Amazon giftcard at stake! http://bit.ly/1OGEbfd

8 Scholarships To Apply For During Winter Break

#FundingAlert!! Make the most out of your winter break by applying for one of these awesome scholarships – your future self with thank you, trust us! 1.       1,000 Dreams Fund Scholarship The 1000 Dreams Scholarship provides one-time educational assistance for currently enrolled high school or college-aged women. This can include assistance for needs including but

5 Days of Giving

5 Days of Giving from The 1,000 Dreams Fund Still looking for that special gift for the awesome gal on your list? Your search is over. This necklace from 31 bits is a collaboration with #girlboss Sophia Bush. This amazing company founded by college juniors uses fashion and design to empower people to rise above poverty.

Become a 1,000 Dreams Fund Campus Ambassador! 

Interested in gaining social media marketing experience while making a difference? We are kicking off our Spring 2016 Campus Ambassador Search and we want YOU! Who we are looking for: • Young women in high school, college or right out of college with a passion for social media, journalism and blogging. • Excellent communication skills,

#1000dreamsfund winner Alexis Grippi

Meet our #1000dreamsfund winner Alexis Grippi who received $500 in funding from [email protected]! Learn how she will use the funding to chase her dreams of having her own boutique and fashion line in this mini-interview: What is your professional dream?  My professional dream is to own my own boutique one day and have my own

5 Days of Giving

Give your BFFL the gift of a perfect mani…without having to go to the salon!  These Static Nails are reusable up to SIX times and come in various cute styles for each of your friends! The best part? The creator of Static Nails is only 19! Alexis Irene set out to fill voids in the cosmetics

“Believe. Believe you can do this. Believe in yourself. Believe in your dreams.”

There is no doubt that @1000dreamsfund ambassador and winner of our #1000dreamschallenge Sanah Jivani is going to change the world. From overcoming bullying to embracing her differences, she is truly an inspiration for girls just like YOU all over the world. Follow her on her journey to end self-doubt and self-hatred one insecurity at a

What I Wish I Knew About Having a Roommate

By Chelsea Glosser Going into college your freshman year can be both exciting and challenging. So can meeting your new roommate for the very first time. I remember being worried about having enough space for her in our tiny dorm room as I unloaded my parent’s van filled with new bedding, posters, notebooks and an