1,000 Dreams Fund Blog

1,000 Dreams Fund 2022 Annual Report: Celebrating Six Years of Making Dreams Come True!

Tis the season for both gratefulness and reflection.  As we look back on 2022 — while celebrating all six of our years of making dreams come true — we are so inspired. Inspired by the talented young women we’ve been able to positively impact. Inspired by our supporters and partners. Inspired by all the goodness that

1,000 Dreams Fund Unveils Student Advisory Board for 2022-2023

One of the ways we continue to empower young women to go after their dreams is through our Student Advisory Board (SAB) program. Each school year, we recruit students from all 50 states to serve as advisors to our work. These emerging leaders represent their peers in high school, college and graduate school. While they

1,000 Dreams Fund Announces our “Project: Girls On The Rise” Program Participants for 2022-2023

Choosing the right college or what education program to pursue after high school can be a very tall order with many factors to consider. It can be even more challenging when financial burdens prevent campus visits or even test prep and college application fees for high school students. Our Project: Girls On The Rise (PGOTR)

1,000 Dreams Fund hosts its first-ever meeting for our Paliwal Club of 100 Scholars

In November 2022, we celebrated a big milestone for the organization. We hosted our first-ever Paliwal Club of 100 Meeting, bringing together our Paliwal Club of 100 Scholarship recipients for an opportunity to meet the family that has invested in their educational careers and dreams.  In 2019, 1,000 Dreams Fund partnered with the Ila and

Introducing ‘ElevateHER, ElevateYOU,’ a Fundraising Event with Pure Barre!

At 1,000 Dreams Fund, we’re all about celebrating wellness in all categories. That’s why we’re so thrilled to partner with Pure Barre DC for our new ground-breaking charity event, ElevateHER, ElevateYOU, supporting the talented young women in need that our organization serves nationwide.  During the month-long ElevateHER, ElevateYOU fundraising event, you are invited to attend

Recapping Our Incredible Time at TwitchCon 2022 as a Featured Charity!

TwitchCon was back IRL in 2022 — and we were so here for it (literally!) After being hosted virtually the last couple of years, TwitchCon was back and better than ever.  We were so excited to get back in the same space as the entire Twitch community and tons of fans for a weekend of games,

1,000 Dreams Fund & HARMAN Unite for a Sixth Year to Award Life-Changing ‘New Face of Tech’ Scholarships to Women in Tech!

Do you dream of a career in tech? We want to help YOU! And guess what? You don’t have to be pursuing a computer science degree to score one of thousands of top jobs available for students who want to work in tech.  From marketing to graphic design to videographers and, of course, the traditional

1,000 Dreams Fund is Teaming Up with JBL Quantum again on Our JBL Quantum Grant for Women in Esports!

Big news! The JBL Quantum Grant with 1,000 Dreams Fund is back for its second year to help amplify the voices of women students in esports in the U.S. to help jumpstart their careers! We’re partnering with JBL to provide funding and access to crucial experiences — ultimately to empower them in their pursuit of their

Learn how to GET YOUR DREAM JOB with this exclusive 1,000 Dreams Fund Workshop

This just in: 1,000 Dreams Fund and Colgate-Palmolive are teaming up for an exclusive career development workshop opportunity for women students in the U.S.! Called MentorHER: Get Your Dream Job, the online workshop will take place on September 29, 2022, which is Colgate Cares Day — a day that celebrates how the company prioritizes a better

Help Young Women Scholars in Need Move ‘Full Dream Ahead’ this Back to School Season!

Class is officially back in session!  At 1,000 Dreams Fund, we always love this time of year because it kickstarts another season of making dreams come true. The young women we fund with life-changing micro-grants, inspire through mentorship, and uplift through hands-on learning opportunities are moving Full Dream Ahead — and we are ready to