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Finalist Pitch Party and Reception

  • Wire 6815 West Roosevelt Road Berwyn, IL, 60402 United States (map)

What's the Big Idea?

Big ideas. Big change. Starting now.

Cheryl Munoz, Executive Director of Sugar Beet Schoolhouse, will be co- presenting a BIG IDEA on behalf of the DEEP ROOTS project which hopes to turn more front lawns into edible gardens with the $50,000 prize!

A giving group established by the Oak Park-River Forest Community Foundation, Entrepreneur Leaders in Philanthropy (ELP) will award an annual seed grant of $50,000 from the ELP Fund for a transformative idea. Through a competitive process, the aim is to make our community the best place to live, work and grow.

Doors open at 5:30 pm; Finalist presentations begin at 6:30 pm
Open to the public. Cash bar.
$40 in advance; $50 at the door.

Complimentary admission for ELP members
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Later Event: February 27
Family Dinner at Autre Monde