1,000 Dreams Fund Blog

Girl Power! Twitch x 1,000 Dreams Fund Team Up for Annual Women’s History Month Charity Fundraiser ‘Streams for Dreams’

March is Women’s History Month, and what better time than now to team up with Twitch again to launch our third annual Streams for Dreams fundraiser, which benefits our 1DF – Twitch BroadcastHER Grant Program. It is just another way we are continuing our commitment to elevating women in digital broadcasting and gaming. Since launching

How I Was Able to Stream from the USA Women’s Olympic Basketball Game Thanks to 1,000 Dreams Fund

By @DEATHRACERCHEVY, Travel Grant Recipient for the USA Women’s Olympic Basketball Game Have you ever had that dream where you try for something… a job, a goal, or a lucky guess and you imagine where you are at that moment in time? I had that moment during a weekend in January. I saw a 1,000

Love Esports? 1,000 Dreams Fund Invites You to Apply to Our BroadcastHER Academy: An Esports and Gaming Fellowship Program for Women

Today, we are THRILLED to announce the expansion of the BroadcastHER Academy (powered by Allied Esports & HyperX) into the first-ever esports and gaming fellowship program for high-potential women interested in pursuing careers in the industry — whether in front or behind the camera. Starting today, February 11, through March 17, 2020, you can apply

1,000 Dreams Fund announces inaugural Paliwal Club of 100 Fall 2019 winners!

One of the things we are super-passionate about here at 1,000 Dreams Fund is supporting young women pursuing their dreams in S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Mathematics). That’s why we’ve been so thrilled about our new Paliwal Club of 100 scholarship fund in partnership with the Ila and Dinesh Paliwal Foundation. This new 1DF

New Host Announced for 1DF’s ‘BroadcastHER LIVE!’ Podcast on Twitch

We’ve selected our next BroadcastHER LIVE! host — and we couldn’t be more excited! A round of applause for @LuxieGames. She’ll be coming to you LIVE very soon! BroadcastHER LIVE! is our monthly podcast on the 1,000 Dreams Fund Twitch channel. Each month, the topics and guests change, but one thing remains the same —

Merry Streaming! Our ‘Stream The Halls’ Was a Huge Gift This Year and We Are So Thankful

We just got the BEST December-to-remember gift ever! Our 2nd annual holiday Twitch charity event Stream The Halls on December 17-18, 2019, raised more than DOUBLE our goal of $10,000. Yes, friends, together we raised $20,758 for 1,000 Dreams Fund! We have a special message from 1,000 Dreams Fund founder and CEO Christie Garton: 

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.