$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

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

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