A huge thank you to everyone who attended Fast Pitch and gave their time, and talents to make Fast Pitch a success!
We kicked off the evening with an inspiring keynote speech from Kristen Merrifield, CEO of the Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits.
We were introduced to the 2019 Fast Pitch finalists:
The IDEA School
Southern Arizona Gender Alliance
Help and Hope for Youth, a program of NAMI of Southern Arizona
Arizona’s Children Association
Step Up to Justice
Pio Decimo Center
Therapeutic Ranch for Animals and Kids
Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest
Center for Community Dialogue and Training, a program of Our Family Services
Parent Aid Child Abuse Prevention Center
Junior Achievement of Arizona.
We celebrated 5 years of Fast Pitch:
Fast Pitch 5th Year Anniversary
And these stellar nonprofit leaders were awarded the following awards:
Tucson Electric Power to the People Award – Therapeutic Ranch for Animals and Kids
Connie Hillman Family Foundation Award – Help and Hope for Youth, a program of National Alliance on Mental Illness of Southern Arizona
Arizona Complete Health Award – IDEA School
Welcoming What’s Next, CITI Award – Southern Arizona Gender Alliance
Judge’s Award – Help and Hope for Youth, a program of National Alliance on Mental Illness of Southern Arizona
SVP Award – Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest
Each on-stage finalist received a $1,000 from the Marshall Foundation
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Once again, the SVP Tucson team sends a huge thank you to all who attended and made Fast Pitch another incredible event, and congratulations to all of the Fast Pitch 2019 Finalists!