PITCH BLACK targets African American individuals, businesses and non-profits in need of start-up funding and mentoring to take their idea to new heights. The goal is simple – create a launch pad that enables participants to expand their idea.
This year we are pleased to partner with SheaMoisture and New Voices to present THE FUTURE IS STILL FEMALE — a start-up pitch competition for female entrepreneurs of color.
On Saturday, March 9 in Austin Texas, exemplary female founders and co-founders will take the stage to present their business ideas for a chance to win $100,000 in cash prizes and invaluable mentorship during the process.
THE HUE AFFAIR 2019 TOUR POWERED BY SHEA MOISTURE
Natural Partners in Crime listened to our numerous followers throughout the country: naturals are looking for events that encompass quality hair care and beauty brands, classy top influencers in natural hair care, beauty and lifestyle talking about topics that are impacting the community in addition to topics about haircare all wrapped up with fun and excitement!
The HUE Affair will be hosted on Saturday, March 16 from 12-6pm at the George Washington Carver Museum.
Early Bird Tickets are $5 Gen Adm and $15 VIP.
HBCU BATTLE OF THE BRAINS
This event will bring together the best and brightest college and graduate school students representing Historically Black Colleges & Universities (HBCUs) from around the country. Teams of 3 to 5 students will work around the clock to develop a comprehensive solution to a complex issue.
The 2019 HBCU Battle of the Brains will run from Thursday, March 7th to Sunday, March 10th.