4th Annual SVP Chicago Fast Pitch
April 30, 2019
6 – 8:30 pm
Uptake, 600 West Chicago
Fast Pitch is a free two-month communication skills building program and competition for innovative nonprofits in Greater Chicagoland. The program equips nonprofit leaders to communicate their story powerfully and connects them with leaders of the business and civic communities who can help them create significant community impact.
Meet our 15 semifinalists:
Brave Initiatives, Jen Giacchino
BUILD, Inc., Andy Wade
Cara Chicago, Maria Kim
Chicago Eco House, Ben Anderson
Data Foundation, Inc., Larry E. Roberts Jr.
Housing Opportunities & Maintenance for the Elderly (H.O.M.E.), Gail Schechter
Latino Union of Chicago, Analia Rodriguez
Lawyers’ Committee for Better Housing, Mark Swartz
Lost Boyz Inc., LaVonte Stewart
Mikva Challenge, Michelle Morales
Plant Chicago, Jonathan Pereira
Playworks Illinois, Colleen Harvey
The Gray Matter Experience, Britney Robbins
Traffick Free, Inc., Laura Ng
UpBeat Music and Arts, Scott Barbeau
Eight of these nonprofit leaders will move onto the showcase event on April 30 to compete for $40,000 in cash and pro bono prizes.