Our events bring together entrepreneurs, philanthropists, activists, and awesome humans to support local nonprofits & non-binary- and women-owned businesses we admire.
Pitchfest is a celebration of community change-makers.
HOW IT WORKS
Nominate your favorite 501(c)3 nonprofit organization and the top three become our Pitchfest presenters. Three leaders pitch their mission + work, then you and 99 others vote for your favorite. *Drum roll* we announce the winning nonprofit + combine powers to donate $10,000. You and 99 others donate $100 directly to the winner the night of Pitchfest.
2019 PITCHFEST SPEAKERS
⚡Gabriella Anaïs Deal-Márquez // Voices for Racial Justice
⚡Alissa Light // Family Tree Clinic
⚡Felicia Philibert // Women for Political Change
Photos from Pitchfest 2018
Pitchfest photos by Adrienne Leigh Photography
Part of FeMNist Day, Showcase is a celebration of up-and-coming entrepreneurs.
HOW IT WORKS
In collaboration with Still Kickin, The Coven and Nora McInerny, FeMNist Day is an all-out celebration of womxn in the Twin Cities. In 2018, Showcase activated 80 donors to support 3 businesses with direct financial support totaling $8,100, as well as 4 showcase prizes to tailored to support next steps in each person’s entrepreneurial journey.
Photos from The FE(MN)IST DAY SHOWCASE 2019
Showcase photos by Rita Farmer Photography