If you have a Non-Profit that needs funding please consider this opportunity.
Los Angeles Social Venture Partners is pleased to announce that the application period is now open for the 2011 Social Innovation Fast Pitch program! They are seeking innovative nonprofit organizations to participate in this free, two-month communication skills training program and compete for over $100,000 in awards!
Deadline to Apply: Monday, July 18, 2011
About the Social Innovation Fast Pitch
The Social Innovation Fast Pitch program trains nonprofit leaders to powerfully communicate their story and connects them with leaders of the business and funding communities who can help them to achieve their goals. Nonprofits are selected to participate based on their innovative approaches to creating social change and their potential for significant positive community impact.
* Free two-month communication skills training and mentoring program for some of LA’s most innovative non-profits to help them create a compelling 3-minute pitch.
* Culminates with a “fast pitch” competition on October 25th with an expected audience of over 1,000.
* Over $100,000 in awards is at stake.
* One winner will become the next LASVP investee and benefit from multi-year cash grants and the capacity-building expertise of LASVP Partners
This year’s event is made possible by the Annenberg Foundation, and will be held at Annenberg Alchemy’s Peer to Peer event, “The Art of Human Engagement through Effective Storytelling” at L.A. LIVE’s Club Nokia.
Learn more about the program and check out last year’s participants and watch a highlight reel of last year’s event.
Please forward this to any innovative nonprofits you know!
Questions? Please visit the website or contact Rob Biniaz, Los Angeles Social Venture Partners