$1-5k Idea 2 Impact Pitch

$1-5K Idea 2 Impact Pitch

Do you have an amazing idea but no access to capital to get started? Would $1,000 to $5,000 help turn your idea into a reality that empowers others and/or makes Lebanon a better place?

Here’s your chance to get started while inspiring a crowd of like minded individuals. Apply now to get a chance to pitch your idea at the main stage of the Changemaker festival to a group of 5 women investors curated by WLC (Women Leaders Council). Each of the investors will award $1,000 to $5,000 to the ideas they love. 

Main Stage
Changemaker Festival

Please refer to the map on the homepage

Saturday
October 5th

At District //S, Downtown Beirut

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Pitches will be 1min long and followed by Q&A

Qualification guidelines:

1- 1 minute pitches followed by Q&A if the panelists are interested to hear more
2- Grants between $1,000 and $5,000 given on the spot
3- Finalists will be announced at the event and invited up to the stage
4- The competition is open-ended by design and invites Lebanon’s creatives to speak up!

Eligible Ideas:

• Awareness campaigns
• Specific NGO or non-profit projects
• Art projects
• Local business ideas
• Thoughtful donations
• Training or educational projects
• Heritage preservation

Instructions:
1. Apply
2. Show up to the festival on Oct. 5th
3. Be ready to pitch!

Panel of Investors:

Dr. Joumana Alameh

Former Neonatal and Pediatric intensive care at Clemenceau Medical Center

Isabelle Mansour

Head of Communications BLOM Bank

Madiha Raslan

President at Women Leaders Council of Lebanon

Lamice Joujou

Investor