The
Start Something
Champions

gala

Celebrate the spirit of entrepreneurship and community with Rising Tide Capital at the 5th Annual Start Something Champions Gala!

This signature celebration raises scholarship funds for over 135 emerging entrepreneurs across northern New Jersey to attend the Community Business Academy.

Join us to honor the leaders in our community who empower innovative individuals to realize their entrepreneurial dreams. Featuring an Entrepreneur Showcase and the testimonies of visionary entrepreneurs, come meet individuals who are ‘starting something’ to revitalize their neighborhoods from within.

HONORING THE 2016 CHAMPIONS OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Champion of Innovation

Blackstone Charitable Foundation

Champion of Inclusive Economies

JPMorgan Chase

Entrepreneur of the Year

Joy Mangano, Inventor and Entrepreneur

AND THE WINNERS OF THE 2016 START SOMETHING CHALLENGE

Denise Woodard

First Place & $10,000
Vivi's Life  

Tina Tang

Second Place & $7,500
Iron Strong Jewelry  

Racquel Clarke

Third Place & $5,000
Fit FUNd  

GALA DETAILS

When: Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Featuring: 6 PM Cocktail Reception and Entrepreneur Showcase
7 PM  Dinner and Award Ceremony
9 PM Closing Remarks

Where: Liberty House Restaurant, 76 Audrey Zapp Drive, Jersey City NJ 07305

Can’t attend but would like to make a donation? Click here.