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Pitch for the Purse Finale – FWE Gala
February 25 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Our Annual Odlum Brown FWE Gala for the Pitch for the Purse Finale goes virtual!
thu, February 25, 2021 | Online
Let’s double down and get to business! Our 19th annual Gala will be a 60-minute virtual show on February 25, 2021. Join and participate in the FWE magic by watching three of Canada’s most incredible women entrepreneurs pitch their business visions then VOTE LIVE to pick the Winner of the $50,000 grand prize!
This “Event of the Year” is all about having serious fun and helping women entrepreneurs become #wildlysuccessful.
- Hear women entrepreneurs share their business visions
- Meet the Finalist Mentors who have supported them on this leg of their journey
- Cheer them on as they compete for win $50,000
One perk of being virtual is there are no capacity limits, and you can join us from wherever you happen to be! Virtually gather your team for an inspiring team activity or dress up and watch with family and friends.
- Individual Tickets – FREE
- Consider adding a DONATION to FWE to your registration
- $100+ donations are eligible for a tax receipt
- Contact [email protected] for sponsorship opportunities
What is Pitch for the Purse?
Pitch for the Purse is a national education program that empowers women entrepreneurs with the skills and confidence to pitch their business. The program is divided into stages designed to educate and mentor women learning about accessing capital: Applications, Pitch Training, Semi-Finals, Mentorship + Pitch Finale.