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We didn’t win Philanthropitch last year, but the journey was worth it purpose

Oct. 4, 2021 11:26 am

We didn’t win Philanthropitch last year, but the journey was worth it

"Coming to an event like Philanthropitch puts you front and center in the middle of like-minded people working to make a difference in our region," says Hopeworks ED Dan Rhoton.
A pitch with teeth: Local power couple to appear on the ‘Shark Tank’ season finale people

May 17, 2021 12:11 pm

A pitch with teeth: Local power couple to appear on the ‘Shark Tank’ season finale

The robotics dinosaur company founder "Dino Don" Lessem, and his wife, nonprofit fundraiser Valerie Jones, will pitch the sharks on Friday, May 21 on ABC.
Listen to the pitch, then cast your vote for one of seven local nonprofits purpose

Jun. 22, 2020 12:12 pm

Listen to the pitch, then cast your vote for one of seven local nonprofits

They are vying for support as Philanthropitch's national social impact fast pitch competition focuses on Philadelphia. Voting opens today.
If your small-but-mighty nonprofit needs to grow, consider pitching funding

Jan. 17, 2020 6:03 pm

If your small-but-mighty nonprofit needs to grow, consider pitching

Matt Stephenson, the cofounder of Code2College, shares his experience participating in Philanthropitch: a fast-pitch competition for nonprofits coming to Philadelphia April 21.
9 takeaways from the Chamber’s speed pitching for nonprofits event purpose

Dec. 13, 2019 1:46 pm

9 takeaways from the Chamber’s speed pitching for nonprofits event

Four panelists were invited to give real-time feedback to members of four local nonprofits who were selected to pitch their next big projects.
4 projects from Good Pitch Local Philadelphia that could ‘change the world’ results

Dec. 5, 2018 12:19 pm

4 projects from Good Pitch Local Philadelphia that could ‘change the world’

Or at least change Philly. Black and Brown Workers Cooperative, Media in Neighborhoods Group and other social impact orgs and filmmakers pitched to an audience for resources, funding and other support on Tuesday.
The case against philanthrocapitalism results

Nov. 30, 2018 11:06 am

The case against philanthrocapitalism

Keynote speaker Anand Giridharadas challenged corporate attempts to solve economic inequality at Temple University's recent summit — which also awarded $1,000 to students with socially conscious business pitches.
Mobilize.org’s Philly Millennial Cohort Will Pitch Their Social Good Projects This Saturday results

May 1, 2014 12:45 pm

Mobilize.org’s Philly Millennial Cohort Will Pitch Their Social Good Projects This Saturday

Mobilize.org‘s 13-week Moblizer Academy, which is designed to help millennials launch their own social good ventures, will wrap up with a Pitch Event on May 3 at Impact Hub. The event is modeled on a real-life pitch competition. The Mobilizer Academy consists of meetings with mentors, virtual training  and classroom sessions that teach the basics of social entrepreneurship, […]

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