Select Page

ChangeUp 3: Innovating for Social Change

When:
November 2, 2017 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
2017-11-02T19:00:00-07:00
2017-11-02T21:00:00-07:00
Where:
Kelowna Community Theatre
1375 Water St
Kelowna, BC V1Y 0B4
Canada
Cost:
$20 – $40
Contact:
Okanagan Changemakers

Okanagan Changemakers is hosting third audience-voting pitch competition in Kelowna, ChangeUP 3: Innovating for Social Change. Headlining the event is Global Entrepreneur of the Year, Murad Al-Katib, founder of AGT Foods and Ingredients based in Saskatchewan.

Six local groups will have the opportunity to pitch live at the Kelowna Community Theatre in hopes of winning cash and in-kind services. The evening will recognize the best social impact initiatives in the Okanagan Valley with audience real-time voting.

Top prize is $5,000 and mentorship in kind from KPMG, second prize is $3,000 and third is $1,000.

AGT Foods is a global leader in lentils and other pulses, buying form local producers and selling them around the world. Started and is still headquartered in Regina, Murad has helped it grow into one of the world’s largest lentil companies, handling about a quarter of the global supply.

Come connect with local social entrepreneurs who are pushing the boundaries and leading with their hearts as they tackle the social issues of our communities through a unique business model. It truly is an inspiring night.

30,000 giveaway for small business okanagan

Current Issue

Current Issue

June 2018 Okanagan Life

Purchase

yearly-subscribeDigital Edition - Yearly Subscription

Each month, we're giving away 30 free annual subscriptions to celebrate our 30th year in publishing! With a digital subscription, you can enjoy Okanagan Life on your tablet.

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events.

TWITTER

Error: Please enter a valid email address

Error: Invalid email

Error: Please enter your first name

Error: Please enter your last name

Error: Please enter a username

Error: Please enter a password

Error: Please confirm your password

Error: Password and password confirmation do not match