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1DF Voices: Empowerment Through Rejection

When Emily Szabo, a Case Western Reserve University student who serves on our Student Advisory Board, came to us with an idea for a blog about empowerment through rejection, we knew it was just the right topic for our next 1DF Voices blog.  After receiving her bachelor’s and master’s degrees, Emily is now a doctoral

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

The Lemonade Fix: How To Keep Your Dreams Alive Despite Significant Disruption

by Christie Garton, Founder & CEO of 1,000 Dreams Fund We’re officially more than halfway through 2020, and I think we can all agree that this year has served us some sour lemons — with the coronavirus pandemic still sitting comfortably at the top of that list. The impact of COVID-19 is global and far-reaching,

MEET OUR WINNERS! ANNOUNCING OUR 1,000 DREAMS FUND 2020 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS

Each year, we are always so inspired by the applications we receive to our 1,000 Dreams Scholarship Fund — the program we launched the 1,000 Dreams Fund organization with, back in 2016! Our scholarship program is focused on providing critical funds to help fuel the dreams of talented women in need by supporting the extracurricular

Pay It Forward with 1,000 Dreams Fund’s Power of Music Challenge, Supporting Music Education for Children

How many times have you listened to music that really makes you feel something… songs that evoke calmness, dreaminess, happiness, sadness. Tunes that energize; relax; provoke; inspire; educate. Music that helped you get through a hard time. The language of music is powerful. It’s something we can all relate to. It brings us together —

Our Students Show the Power of ‘Girls Supporting Girls’ this Women’s History Month

March is Women’s History Month — and no better month for our Student Advisory Board (SAB) to team up to raise enough funds to sponsor a young woman for Project: Girls on the Rise (PGOTR). Visit their fundraising page. PGOTR helps empower young, college-bound women to follow their goals and dreams by funding critical costs,

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

Announcing our new Student Advisory Board members for 2018-2019!

At 1,000 Dreams Fund, one of the most rewarding things we get to do is empower young women to go for their goals. With that in mind, we are pleased to announce our 2018-2019 Student Advisory Board (SAB). This diverse group of outstanding young leaders comes from all walks of life, representing their peers in

GIRL POWER! HERE’S WHY YOU SHOULD APPLY FOR THE 1DF STUDENT ADVISORY BOARD

YOU GO GIRL! We want YOU as part of our 2018/2019 Student Advisory Board — and here’s why you should apply. The 1,000 Dreams Fund’s overall mission is to positively impact the lives of young women here in the U.S. – and the 1DF Student Advisory Board (SAB) helps make that happen with a group of