1,000 Dreams Fund Blog

Unveiling Our 2021 Paliwal Club STEAM & Music Scholars!

We, at 1,000 Dreams Fund, are thrilled to start 2022 off with a bang with our announcement today of our Paliwal Club of 100 STEAM Scholars and Music Scholars Fund Winners. In 2019, 1,000 Dreams Fund teamed up with Ila and Dinesh Paliwal and their two children, Aasheesh (“ShiShi”) and Shriya, through the Ila and

Gaming For Good! 1,000 Dreams Fund Competed Against Five Other Charities at the HyperX Arena Las Vegas — And Everyone Won Big!

At 1,000 Dreams Fund, we jump-started the new year with a bang! On January 5, 2022, we were in Las Vegas for Viewsonic’s United By Play ‘Battle For Charity’ Valorant tournament, hosted at the HyperX Arena. This is the same amazing place where, in partnership with Allied Esports and HyperX, we’ve hosted our annual BroadcastHER

1,000 DREAMS FUND ANNOUNCES OUR TWITCH BROADCASTHER GRANT RECIPIENTS FOR FALL 2021!

At 1,000 Dreams Fund, we could not be more excited to kick off 2022 with a bang with the official announcement of our very deserving Fall 2021 BroadcastHER Grant winners!  Right before the holidays, we hosted a BroadcastHER LIVE grant announcement on our Twitch channel where we announced these deserving winners. Check out the replay

1,000 Dreams Fund is Excited to Unveil Our 2021 New Face of Tech Scholarship Winners!

We are so thrilled about our FIFTH year of New Face of Tech Scholarship Program — in partnership with tech giant HARMAN.  New Face of Tech funds and fuels the aspirations of talented college women who are pursuing degrees in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math!) and who want to work in tech. And,

Tis the Season for Giving! How to Help 1,000 Dreams Fund Fuel More Dreams in the New Year

Happy December! We love this month here at 1,000 Dreams Fund because it gives us the chance to really look back at at the year and reflect on the work we’ve done, the dreams we’ve funded thanks to our generous community of supporters, fundraisers, and partners, and the aspirational young women’s lives that have been

ANNOUNCING OUR NEW STUDENT ADVISORY BOARD MEMBERS FOR 2021-2022!

At 1,000 Dreams Fund, we are constantly empowering young women to go for their goals — and we love bringing like-minded, ambitious girls together to make a difference. That’s what our Student Advisory Board (SAB) is all about. Each school year, we put together a diverse group of outstanding young leaders from all walks of life,

Meet Our 1,000 Dreams Fund 2021-2022 “Project: Girls On The Rise” Program Participants!

College is expensive — but, before enrollment even begins, the financial burden associated with even choosing the right school can be cost-prohibitive for many high school students. That is where our Project: Girls On The Rise (PGOTR) program comes in. Since 2016, this academic year-long program for select high-school women across the country has been

1,000 Dreams Fund Celebrates 5 Years of Making Dreams Come True with Our Inaugural ElevateHER Gala

1,000 Dreams Fund recently had one of its biggest nights since its founding — our inaugural ElevateHER Gala event on Wednesday, November 3, 2021! Looking back over the past five years and all that we’ve accomplished since our founding on behalf of the women we have served, we could not be more confident that 1,000

We Are Kicking Off Year Three of 1DF’S MentorHER Initiative — And It’s Better Than Ever!

Did you know National Mentoring Day is celebrated every year on Oct. 27? The key message is to raise awareness of the invaluable and rewarding contribution that mentoring makes which has a huge impact on not only our economy but also our society. This is definitely our kind of day! And, there is no better

1,000 Dreams Fund Kicks Off Year 5 of ‘New Face of Tech’ Scholarship Program with HARMAN! Students who want to work in tech are encouraged to apply!

Are you pursuing a degree in one of the S.T.E.M. (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) fields? Do your career aspirations land somewhere in the TECH?!  We want to help you achieve those goals! In fact, we are so excited to kick off our FIFTH year of New Face of Tech Scholarship Program — in partnership