1,000 Dreams Fund Blog

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.

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