Entrepreneurs could win $5,000

Posted November 21, 2019

This post is paid advertising by THE CENTER for Entrepreneurial Excellence.

THE CENTER for Entrepreneurial Excellence, a free business resource in Lebanon, is hosting Lebanon County’s first-ever Entrepreneurial PITCH competition. Entrepreneurs will have the chance to win seed money to start their dream business. Two winners will each receive a check for $2,500 and packages of business services valued over $1,000. There is no cost to apply or participate.

Interested individuals should submit their Letter of Interest (download it at thecenterlebanon.org) by January 17, 2020. THE CENTER will provide free workshops and SCORE Mentoring for entrepreneurs to develop and create their comprehensive business plan. The final application and comprehensive business plan are due on April 24, 2020.

On May 20th, 2020, THE GREAT Lebanon County PITCH will be held as a public event where six finalists will have 5 minutes to present their business concepts in front of a panel of judges.

THE PITCH is open to any business in Lebanon County that is expanding or altering their business model, or entrepreneur(s) with an idea to create a new business located within Lebanon County.

THE CENTER is also requesting donations of business-related services to include in the prize packages for THE PITCH winners. Suggested categories include accounting, marketing, legal, office supplies, printing, rental space, cleaning, technology, etc. Donations must have a minimum value of $500.

For details on how to enter THE Great Lebanon County PITCH or to discuss involvement opportunities, please click here or stop by the office at 604 Cumberland Street, Lebanon.

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