1,000 Dreams Fund Blog

1,000 Dreams Fund x HARMAN are proud to announce our 2019 ‘New Face of Tech’ Winners!

You already know that we are passionate about funding dreams here at 1,000 Dreams Fund. So, our third annual New Face of Tech Scholarship Program, in partnership with tech giant HARMAN, really gets us excited. The program funds and fuels the aspirations of talented female college students pursuing careers in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts

Three times is the charm for 1,000 Dreams Fund’s BroadcastHER Academy

This year, 1,000 Dreams Fund went on the road with our BroadcastHER Academy winners to visit the ultra-cool HyperX Esports Arena Las Vegas, not once, not twice, but THREE times. It was a part of their prize for being selected to the Academy, which also included a $1,000 microgrant, gear from both HARMAN & HyperX

MEET OUR 1DF-TWITCH BROADCASTHER FALL 2019 GRANT WINNERS!

We are so excited to announce our 1DF – Twitch BroadcastHER Grant Fall 2019 winners. This group of inspiring females are broadcasting their dreams and gaming their way to the top — and we couldn’t be more proud to honor them. Over the course of five fundraisers, we have raised nearly $100,000 from more than 2,607

How My Streaming Dream Came True at the 2019 Esports Awards in Dallas

By @HarleighQuynn, BroadcastHER Academy Challenge Recipient Do you ever have those days that are too good to be true; those days that you can’t fully believe it was real? That’s exactly how I felt being in Dallas with 1000 Dreams Fund and HyperX. Two weeks ago, I was invited to attend the 2019 Esports Awards.

1,000 DREAMS FUND’S ‘FALL DREAMS’ Twitch Charity FUNDRAISER Raises more than $15,000 in two days!

When we set out to host our first-ever fall edition of the Streams For Dreams fundraiser, we were aiming big…but didn’t know what to expect. We had big goals that we wanted to surpass after our first-ever successful summer Streams For Dreams event, Summer Dreams — so, we made sure we had plenty of reinforcements for

Time to Flip the Script! 1,000 Dreams Fund’s Third Annual ‘New Face of Tech’ Scholarship Program – powered by HARMAN – Back & Bigger Than Ever

Did you know that women hold just 5.4% of all CEO positions across American companies, with continued underrepresentation in tech — one of the fastest-growing professional occupations in the U.S.? We want to flip the script on those statistics. That’s why we’re so passionate about our annual New Face of Tech Scholarship Program, in partnership

Our First-Ever ‘MentorHER Day’ Events in D.C., San Fran, and Dallas Put In All The Girl Power!

“A mentor is someone who allows you to see the hope inside yourself.” — Oprah Winfrey With the launch of 1,000 Dreams Fund’s inaugural MentorHERDay, we delivered hope — and plenty of good advice — to a group of 100 aspiring young girls at successful events in Washington, D.C.,  San Francisco, and Dallas. Our new national

Our First-Ever ‘1000DreamsHack’ Hackathon With Amazon Games and Twitch Had All the Secret Sauce!

“Never give up.” “You’ll never really be perfectly ready; accept that and go for it anyway!” “Don’t be afraid to rely on others and ask for help.” “Take opportunities that come your way; you are worth it.” These are just a few soundbites from the savvy group of young women who participated in the 1,000

1DF Announces Inaugural ‘MentorHER Day’ 2019, Celebrating the Importance Of Mentorship For Young Women During Week of International Day of the Girl

Have you ever been interested in finding a mentor, but don’t know where to start? You are not alone! Seventy percent of young women in the U.S. say they do not have a mentor, according to 1DF’s State of the American Girl Research. But we know that mentors are critical to the advancement of women

MEET OUR 1DF-TWITCH BROADCASTHER 2019 GRANT WINNERS!

Drum roll, please! We were so excited to announce our 1DF – Twitch BroadcastHER Grant Spring 2019 winners — LIVE! If you missed it, you can still check out the replay here: Watch Spring BroadcastHER Grant Announcement with Cahlaflour, MistressTentacles, and Christie Garton! from 1000dreamsfund on www.twitch.tv We started this special initiative at 1,000 Dreams