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HI-HERImpact Virtual Entrepreneurship Summit

Thursday, June 24 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm • Organized By HI-HERImpact
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Join HI-HERImpact for a summit launching in Kansas City to support the amazing women social entrepreneurs driving our economic future. Attendees will learn about best practices in the social impact space, metrics and evaluation, financing and much more.


Wednesday June 23 | 11a-1p CDT

  • Welcome from Ford Fund

  • Voices from social entrepreneurs

  • What is Social Entrepreneurship

  • Building a Personal Brand


Thursday June 24 | 11a-1p CDT

  • Panel of prior HI-HERImpact Pitch winners

  • Financing panel

  • Meet investors supporting social change

  • HI-HERImpact Pitch Competition Applications Open

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Pitch Competition

This competition is for companies located in Kansas City, preferably those in the Greater Kansas City area.

More details will be announced at the Entrepreneurship Summit for June 2021.

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