The 1,000 Dreams Fund has joined forces with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Houston to provide five girls in our program who are currently in high school with a scholarship to help fund college financial expenses such as visits to out of town colleges or application fees.
Christie Garton, Founder of the 1,000 Dreams Fund, states that their vision exists to provide greater access to educational opportunities so that all young women may fully realize their potential.
Dream College: University of Texas
Future Plans: Hopes to become a social worker and focus on helping those who struggle with addiction.
Dream Colleges: Texas A&M, University of Houston
Future Plans: Hoping to play soccer on a college team while studying to be a veterinarian who works with K9 police dogs.
Dream Colleges: Southern University, Prairie View Texas A&M University, Baylor
Future Plans: Likes technology, computers, and mathematics and wants to study engineering.
Dream College: Sam Houston State University
Future Plans: Wants to be a teacher to help see kids grow or study law enforcement to be a cop or CSI to help people.
Dream College: Rice University
Future Plans: Study Cosmetology or Veterinarian, wants to publish a book someday!