1,000 Dreams Fund Blog

VEGAS, TAKE TWO! OUR SECOND BROADCASTHER ACADEMY TRIP IS IN THE BOOKS!

What happened in Vegas didn’t stay in Vegas after our recent BroadcastHER Academy Trip in early December 2020. We’re still replaying all the AH.MAZ.ING highlights. You might remember that we were in Vegas a few months ago for our first 2020 BroadcastHER Academy Fellow visit to the HyperX Esports Arena and our second time there

1,000 Dreams Fund Goes Crypto! Now Accepting Cryptocurrency Donations

When you think of cryptocurrency, you may not think of nonprofits.  That’s because many of those organizations have not been able to accept Bitcoin (or other similar currencies) from donors and, at 1,000 Dreams Fund, we were firmly in that category, too. But, not anymore! We’re so excited to announce that we’ve gone crypto, thanks

Meet Our 1DF Twitch BroadcastHER Fall 2020 Grant Winners!

It’s that time again! We’re always beyond thrilled to introduce you to our latest round of 1DF Twitch BroadcastHER Grant recipients — our class of Fall 2020! When we revealed our BroadcastHER Grant Spring 2020 recipients — all 27 of them — we officially surpassed 100 grantees who have been funded through the BroadcastHER Grant.

Our Festive #StreamTheHalls Fundraiser Was A Holiday Dream Come True

We know a lot of holiday parties and fundraising events have been postponed this season, which makes us SO VERY grateful that our Streams for Dreams fundraisers are virtual by nature. And, our #StreamTheHalls winter edition, hosted on Dec. 7-11, was more merry and bright than even we could have dreamed! We entered into #StreamTheHalls

1,000 Dreams Fund Announces Its ‘Paliwal Club of 100’ Winners for 2020!

A lot has happened in the past year, but one of the things that hasn’t changed: our passion for supporting young women pursuing their S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Mathematics) dreams! Indeed in 2019, 1,000 Dreams Fund was thrilled to announce our new Paliwal Club of 100 Scholarship Program, in partnership with the Ila

ANNOUNCING OUR BRAND-NEW 1,000 Dreams Fund – TWITCH STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP!

If you game, stream, or are interested in working in the broadcasting space, we have a super-exciting announcement to tell you about! Drumroll, please… We are launching a brand-new 1DF-Twitch Student Scholarship, as part of our BroadcastHER Initiative that supports women in streaming, gaming, and esports! With support from Twitch Student, we have created this

1,000 Dreams Fund x HARMAN are excited to announce our 2020 New Face of Tech Scholarship Winners!

It was a fourth and FABULOUS year for our New Face of Tech Scholarship Program in partnership with tech giant HARMAN. We are so pumped about all the amazing, talented young women we get to celebrate and support — especially in a year like 2020, where students have been facing unprecedented hardships as a result of

IT’S WORLD KINDNESS DAY AND HERE’S WHAT THAT MEANS FOR MENTORHER!

Friday, November 13 is World Kindness Day 2020. It’s a global day that promotes the importance of being kind to each other, to yourself, and to the world. It’s a day we love here at 1,000 Dreams Fund and it’s a day that means so much to one of our MentorHER 2020 partners, Kendra Scott,

Congratulations to our 2020-2021 Student Advisory Board!

At 1,000 Dreams Fund, our foremost mission is to positively impact the lives of young women and empower them to go for their dreams. Every year, our 1DF Student Advisory Board (SAB) program plays an integral role in that mission while offering an unparalleled career development opportunity. It provides a platform for young women with

Our First 1DF BroadcastHER Summit Soared To Success!

We hosted our inaugural BroadcastHER Virtual Summit earlier this month on October 17-18, where more than 200,000 viewers tuned in on Twitch — our exclusive stream partner for the event! Our BroadcastHER Summit is just another way that 1,000 Dreams Fund is committed to elevating women in the digital broadcasting and gaming space. As an