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SVP Fast Pitch South Bay 2017

June 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Fast Pitch South Bay: An Encore Presentation of the 2017 Social Innovation Fast Pitch

Tickets Now On Sale

What is Fast Pitch?

Fast Pitch is a showdown evening of inspiration, education and innovation as philanthropists, business owners, investors and community members come together to see 10 social entrepreneurs present their 3 minute pitches. Joyful Giving has partnered with Social Venture Partners (SVP), to bring an encore performance of this established, sell out event to the South Bay.

How much are tickets?

$75 per person. Includes food, drinks and the event.

Format of the evening 

The evening will commence at 6:00pm on the sundeck with a plentiful Taco Bar, Beer and Wine selection. From 7:30-8:30pm we move into the ballroom for the 3 minute Fast Pitch presentations. The event will include a panel of esteemed South Bay judges, who will ask additional questions of the participants to aid decision making as you vote for your favorite pitch. Winners will be announced on the night.

How are you involved?

The funds raised by your ticket purchases, or corporate/family sponsorships are donated as prize money to the Fast Pitch non-profit winners.

Utilizing mobile app technology, guests will determine the recipients of prize money by online voting.The non-profits will use the funds to expand their solutions, addressing critical problems facing our city, region and the world.

Who are the non profits I will hear from?

• 2nd Call

• Big Brothers Big Sisters

• Big Citizen HUB

• Exceptional Minds

• Food Finders

• Gladeo

• Math Leadership Corps

• St. Anne’s

• Team WeThrive

• TreePeople

How are these non profits chosen?

Twenty non-profit leaders are selected to participate based on their innovative approaches to creating lasting social change, and their potential for significant positive community impact. They receive training and mentoring over the course of two months from volunteer business professionals on how to succinctly and powerfully “tell their story” in the form of a 3-minute pitch.

The program culminates in a “Fast Pitch” competition – a high energy, rapid-fire presentation event ,during which ten finalists share the mission, vision and impact of their organization with the audience and judges!

I want to be a family or corporate Sponsor, or I want to support but cannot attend.

You have several options:

1)If you would like to purchase a ticket but cannot attend, we will ensure your ticket is passed onto  family member, or volunteer at one of the non profits presenting. Please purchase the tickets, and make a notation in the comments box. Tickets available here >>>

2) Donate to SVP, to ensure the continued success of this event here >>>

3) Make a donation as a family or corporate sponsor here >>>

Tickets Now On Sale


June 8
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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