1,000 Dreams Fund Blog

@ccuuppp, 19 – Funded

“I love the colors, and artistic visions of esports teams and hope to contribute to something similar one day!” says ccuuppp. Here’s what else this gaming- and design-minded JBL Quantum Grant winner had to say. What is your dream in gaming and/or esports?  I would love to design fun, colorful skins and other visuals for

@munchkindoom, 37 – Funded

Variety content creator, advocate, and full-time mom munchkindoom (she/her) loves working with brands to improve inclusive diverse images of gamers around the world. She gravitates to survival games, simulation, and management games but will play whatever her heart desires! What is your dream as a digital broadcaster? My biggest dream is to continue to show

@YessieXO – Funded

Variety streamer YessieXO (she/her) loves an indie game with bright colors and beautiful art styles and music, but you’ll also find her playing Apex and other FPS games. What you might not expect initially is that this BroadcastHER Grant winner is also an actress; her degree is in Theatre & Performance studies! What is your

@semmypls, 27 – Funded

semmypls is a variety streamer, multimedia artist, and social media manager — and this BroadcastHER Grant winner’s number-one rule is “authenticity resonates, and it resonates deeply.” She also loves to cook, draw, voice act, and talk about content creation! What is your dream as a digital broadcaster? My dream is to cultivate an inclusive and

@kirakira, 32 – Funded

kirakira (she/her) is a variety content creator who focuses on dance, ASMR, and horror games. Together, with her community, this BroadcastHER Grant winner has raised more than $20,000 for various charities! What is your dream as a digital broadcaster? My dream is to cultivate a safe and welcoming community that thrives on chaotic energy while

@makaylynn, 22 – Funded

makaylynn (she/her) loves playing Rocket League, Valorant, and League of Legends, but her primary objective as an influencer is to bring joy, laughter, and a sense of community to her audience. “I’m trying to grow a welcoming and safe community,” says this JBL Quantum Grant winner. What is your dream in gaming and/or esports?  I

Natalie B., 23 – FUNDED

Natalie B. is an avid performer, teaching artist, and collaborator. In 2018, this Paliwal Club of 100 Music Scholar alos founded the Magari Ensemble (magariensemble.org) to re-think the traditional classical music concert experience by presenting interdisciplinary and purpose-driven concert events — and she has another exciting initiative in store! Natalie currently attends the San Francisco

Becca H., 21 – FUNDED

As a musician on the autism spectrum, Becca H. brings a unique artistic perspective — one that is incredibly important, but one that has also presented some challenges along the way. Learn more about this Paliwal Club of 100 Music Scholar, who is currently studying piano performance and music composition at Florida State University. What

Veronica S., 21 – FUNDED

“As a Latina pursuing computer science, I rarely saw trailblazing figures who shared a similar background to mine,” says Veronica S. “This is why advocating for inclusivity in tech is a core value of mine.” This New Face of Tech is majoring in Computer Science and Linguistics at the University of California, Los Angeles, and

@MeganLenius, 26 – Funded

Musician MeganLenius (she/her) plays a variety of music on her stream — anything from Janis Joplin to P!NK — and we have a feeling you’ll love it all. This BroadcastHER Grant winner knows how powerful music can be as a source of comfort and healing and is passionate about sharing it with her community. What