Category: Reports

First Orange Social Venture Prize

Freetown Pitch Night organised the first Orange Social Prize event in Sierra Leone. The contest aims to reward the best innovative and socially responsible business projects in Africa and the Middle East. Three entrants will compete to pitch to an international jury in Cape Town. The three finalist where as follows: Agro Fish farm company […]

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Report on FPN “Social Entrepreneurship” event, 26 June 2019 at 1830

Freetown Pitch Night (FPN) held their monthly program on the of theme “Social Entrepreneurship”.  The focus was on ideas that provide opportunities for youth in their communites. The program was hosted at British Council, Tower Hill, Freetown and was well attended, with 89+ guests  in number, including the  Global Entrepreneurship Network SL (GEN SL)  team, […]

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Mayors special_Report_15082018_finalv1– PDF Version Date: 1st August 2018 No of participants/audience: 150+ No and names and company names of pitchers: Six Pitches : Aminata Dumbuya – The Masada Waste Transformers Willem Tijssen – B. E. S. T Salone Frankyln Johnson – Lorlyn Consulting Davephine Tholley – Waste Cyclers Abu Bakaar – Sirra Recycling Industry Walid […]

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Freetown Pitch Night is the platform “Where Ideas Come to Life”. This month’s pitch night was Open Night. In Sierra Leone, Freetown especially, we do not need to imagine the environmental impacts of poor waste management. We experience it. Open Night showcased three (3) social entrepreneurs solving the problem of poor waste management through different […]

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