Screen Shot 2018-02-19 at 12.10.35 PM.png

FINAL PITCH CHALLENGE
Deliver a well-crafted speech to inspire others to support your cause. 


 

THE CHALLENGE

Five finalists will pitch their causes to a panel of judges and live audience.

 
 

CHALLENGE REQUIREMENTS

  1. RSVP for yourself and your guests using promo code "warrior" (by Friday XX). All warriors may invite two guests (board members or donors) to join you. Additional tickets may be available depending on guest rsvps. The five finalists may be provided with additional guest tickets.

  2. The speaking order of warriors during the Final Pitch event will be determined at random.

  3. Each pitch must be no more than two-minutes in length.

  4. Warriors may not ask for contributions from the audience.

  5. The audience and audience will vote to determine the overall winners (crowd favorite and challenge winner).

  6. The judges will evaluate each pitch based upon the following:

  • Clarity of mission and program model

  • Compelling need

  • Demonstrated impact

  • Call to action

  • Personal passion (inner warrior)

  • Quality of presentation


CHALLENGE TIPS

  • Get to the point fast. Try to capture our attention in the first few seconds.

  • Speak confidently, loudly, slowly, and clearly.

  • Ditch the notecards.

 
 


RESOURCES & INSPIRATION