Colorado social ventures vie for $50K equity investment


Beat the clock! Colorado-based early stage impact entrepreneurs have until June 25 to win a spot to pitch their innovations for local environmental and social problems to Denver’s new venture community, i4c.

Serial entrepreneur and angel investor Jim Deters is the genius behind Galvanize, the sponsor of i4c along with a cavalcade of Colorado public and private partners.

What’s the deadline?
June 25

What’s at stake?
Up to $50,000 in equity investment, mentorship, shared office space and startup marketing resources.

Where’s the application?

Who can apply?
Any early stage impact startup headquartered in Colorado.

What’s next?
Ten winning applicants are selected to pitch their companies at The Summit to a group of luminary investors and business leaders at the Ellie Caukins Opera House on July 13. Three companies will be selected for the investment package. The audience favorite Denver Choice Winner receives a city-wide marketing campaign.

Where’s the party?
Following the pitch event, stroll the Made in Denver Entrepreneur Showcase After Party along 14th Street with a live music, decadent bites and themed cocktail parties.

How can I attend?
Public tickets are on sale now via Eventbrite. Early bird discount ends June 25.

What’s i4c?