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Desert Fast Pitch

help local nonprofits win big money!

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November 20, 2019

2 PM-5 PM

At UCR Palm Desert Campus

The Desert Fast Pitch is an exciting speed presentation contest that gives local nonprofit organizations a chance to win funds to advance their cause. 7 finalists will compete this year hoping to win one of the prizes including $20,000.00 for Best Pitch, $15,000.00 for Most Innovative Pitch, and $10,000.00 for the Audience Choice Award.

The event takes place on November 20, 2019 at UCR Palm Desert from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM. Presentations are limited to just 3 minutes, and they will be delivered to a panel of judges and a live audience. Come support your favorite nonprofit and this exciting event centered around nonprofits! 

2019 presenters are:

  • Dimitri Halkidis for Boo 2 Bullying
  • Cathy Teal for FAIR Foundation
  • Connie Golds for Desert Best Friend’s Closet
  • Irene Rodriguez for Cabot’s Museum
  • Colin Barrows for Friends of the Desert Mountains
  • Debra Ann Mumm for CREATE Center For The Arts
  • Pamela Grogan for Coachella Valley Housing