Sharks at the Beach: Social Ventures Competition


When: Thursday, April 27th, 6:30-9:00pm
Where: Emerald City Bible Fellowship 7728 Rainier Ave. S Seattle, WA 98118

Sharks At The Beach, a “Shark Tank” styled pitch event, provides local entrepreneurs the opportunity to present their ideas and win start-up capital! Join us at Sharks At The Beach to support ideas benefiting the Rainier Valley and beyond! 

To become an event sponsor please contact B.J. Stewart

Opportunity for Engagement:

Sharks At The Beach is a great opportunity for organizations and individuals to partner with Urban Impact to break the cycle of social, material, and spiritual poverty by sponsoring this innovative program opening the doors to economic self sufficiency for aspiring entrepreneurs.

Event Goals:

Aspiring entrepreneurs will pitch an original sustainable, social venture idea to a panel of business experts and an audience of entrepreneurs, small business owners, potential investors, students, business and community leaders. 

Provide seed funding to help launch the best social venture ideas leading to the transformation of our community.

Bring awareness to Urban Impact’s economic development initiatives, leading to our vision where all families are reconciled to God, and everyone is engaged and thriving in community.

    Sponsorship Opportunity: $1,500


~ Logo recognition on pre-event collateral*

~ Recognition by event emcee

~ Recognition on event projection screens

~ Company recognition on Urban Impact website

~ Recognition in event print program

~ Opportunity as pitch event judge and team mentor

~ Individual contributions of any amount are accepted


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Bonus:  Urban Impact's B.J. Stewart will speak about a thriving local economy at the Inhabit Conference during the Neighborhood Economics pre-conference on April 27.  Click the icon for more info.