SVP Chicago’s two-month Fast Pitch program is underway! Fifteen nonprofit leaders are working with their SVP coaches to hone their pitch in hopes of securing one of the eight finalist spots for the showcase event on April 30, from 6-8:30 pm at Uptake, 600 W Chicago.
This year’s cohort includes:
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
These inspiring leaders will compete for $40,000 in cash and pro bono service prizes. Join us to be wowed by the impact that these nonprofits are making in Chicagoland!