HERImpact DC
HERImpact DC
Learn from Successful Social Entrepreneurs
 
 
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THE HERIMPACT PITCH DC COMPETITION

Join us for the HERImpact Pitch DC Competition, an initiative powered by the Ford Motor Company Fund.

 
 
 
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JOIN THE PITCH COMPETITION MARCH 16

HERImpact DC is designed to help female social entrepreneurs scale their enterprises in order to increase their impact and long term sustainability. The program was initiated with an Entrepreneurship Summit in 2018, which is open to entrepreneurs from idea to growth stage. The program will culminate March 16th with the annual immersive pitch competition.

 

We have selected the finalists who will pitch on stage:

  • Goodworld Inc

  • MemoryWell

  • SmartBridge Health

  • Annona, PBC

  • KnoNap

  • Nubian Hueman

  • Invest Sou Sou (DBA Sou Sou)

  • Shop Made in DC

  • Femly

  • Eventida, Inc.

  • Dafero

  • Cycle Technologies

  • Hera Hub DC

  • Nexus 8 International, LLC

Join us March 16th to support the rockstar lineup above. Come network with these women trailblazers, learn and leverage their pitches to refine your own, and accelerate our success together as women entrepreneurs.

 

HERImpact Pitch Finale

 
 
 
 
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Date: March 16, 2019

Time: 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

 
 

Location: Georgetown University Rafik B. Hariri Building

 
 
 
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Learn from Successful Social Entrepreneurs

 
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Don’t be afraid to speak up for yourself. Keep fighting for your dreams!
— Gabby Douglas
 
 
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
— Eleanor Roosevelt
 
 
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HERImpact DC Programming attracts top industry professionals.

 
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PamELA Alexander

Ford Motor Company Fund

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Anika Hobbs

Nubian Hueman

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teresa Y. hodge

R3 SCORE

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Leslie Crutchfield

Director, GSEI, Georgetown University

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RYAN ROSS

Halcyon Incubator

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MARLA BLOW

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Steering Committee Members

  • Melissa L. Bradley, 1863 Ventures

  • Aerica Banks, Google

  • C'pher Gresham, Seedspot

  • Dimitra Hatzudis, c5 Capital

  • Janay Queen, Living Cities

  • Julia Westfall, Hera Hub

  • Kelly O'Malley, Vinetta Project

  • Rashad Moore, Score 3

  • Ryan Ross, Halcyon House

  • Shelly Bell, Black Girl Ventures

  • Jenny Abramson, Rethink Impact

  • Karen Wawrzaszek, Pomona Society

  • Yisel Cabrera, Ford Motor Company Fund

  • Xina Eiland, Xina PR

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HerImpact DC is powered by the Ford Motor Company Fund (Ford Fund), the philanthropic arm of the Ford Motor Company. Established in 1949, Ford Fund has invested more than $1.5 billion to strengthen communities and help make people's lives better around the world. Ford Fund invests in innovative programs that support education, promote safe driving and enlist employee volunteers to help improve the community. Working with dealers and local partners, Ford Fund provides access to opportunities and resources that help all people reach their full potential.

For more information on Ford Fund's broader community investments, visit http://community.ford.com or via Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.