The fifth annual event will take place on February 22, 2020 at the College of Medicine (CMED) Auditorium at Central Michigan University.
PITCH-ER THIS! is a youth development competition for students in Gratiot and Isabella Counties. United Way will provide funding to the winning team(s) to help bring their idea to life. Event attendees and a panel of community leaders will vote for their favorite project. The event is free and open to the public. Ideas range from programs and events to technology and arts that will help people achieve their full potential through quality education, financial stability and healthy lifestyles. PITCH-ER THIS! is hosted by United Way of Gratiot & Isabella Counties in collaboration with CMU College of Medicine students.
To provide students in Gratiot and Isabella Counties an opportunity to implement their ideas in our community.
To gain fresh perspectives on how to improve our community
To facilitate youth participation in community
To strengthen Gratiot & Isabella Counties via student projects related to quality education, financial stability and healthy lifestyles
Teach middle and high school students project development, presentation and public speaking skills
2020 JUDGES TO BE ANNOUNCED.
Application DEADLINE: Friday, November 15, 2019
Final Teams Selected: Friday, December 13, 2019
Make Your Pitch: Saturday, February 22, 2020
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.