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1,000 Dreams Fund, NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, and Other Partners Celebrate International Women’s Day 2022 with Announcement of New Commitments to MentorHER

At 1,000 Dreams Fund, we always look forward to Women’s History Month in March. And this year, we couldn’t be more excited to launch our Year 2 partnership with the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. (LDF), America’s premier civil rights legal organization fighting for racial justice, on our MentorHER Initiative.  When we launched

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 x Colgate Team Up For An Exclusive MentorHER Career Development Workshop on Colgate Cares Day!

Are you starting to think about what happens after college graduation? Does the job application process feel daunting right now? Do you have a ton of questions about the best path to achieving a career of your dreams in corporate America? Well, we have some exciting news! 1,000 Dreams Fund is teaming up with Colgate-Palmolive

1DF’s MentorHER Initiative is Back — And We’re Going Virtual! Here’s What You Need To Know

Did you know that young people who had a mentor are 55% more likely to enroll in college and 130% more likely to hold leadership positions?* Those kinds of statistics are one of the many reasons why we launched our MentorHER Initiative last year — to help connect the women (YOU!) we serve with well-paired

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.

1DF Announces Inaugural ‘MentorHER Day’ 2019, Celebrating the Importance Of Mentorship For Young Women During Week of International Day of the Girl

Have you ever been interested in finding a mentor, but don’t know where to start? You are not alone! Seventy percent of young women in the U.S. say they do not have a mentor, according to 1DF’s State of the American Girl Research. But we know that mentors are critical to the advancement of women

Calling Campus Leaders + Innovators: Join Our 1DF Student Advisory Board!

Are you passionate about helping young women in need reach their dreams? Are you looking to gain invaluable professional opportunities like career advice and getting a mentor? Well, the 1,000 Dreams Fund has an exciting opportunity for YOU to be in on the ground floor of our organization, where you’ll get to do these things

THE WINNERS ARE HERE! ANNOUNCING OUR 1,000 DREAMS FUND 2019 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS

It’s that time again — and we couldn’t be more excited to announce our 2019 scholarship recipients. They represent a cross-section of impressive young women who are intent on making a positive impact on their communities and the world. These 11 scholarship recipients were selected from a pool of more than 400 applicants, and they

Stuff We Love 2018: ​Find out what our 1DF women are crushing on this year!

It’s that time of the year again! Stuff We Love is back! In honor of Valentine’s Day, we asked our community of young women around the country for the influencers, movements and role models that you look up to. And you answered! Our 1,000 Dreams Fund, Student Advisory Board and social networks sent us the people and