What is the Western New York #Boy-Preneur Pitch?

An initiative of Boys Lead Foundation for boys in 5th & 6th Grade. This entrepreneurial competition is the only one of its kind in the city. Students will have an opportunity to pitch their ideas and innovation and showcase their entrepreneurial spirit and compete for a chance to earn a $500.00 gift prize to help support their business or to start out as an entrepreneur.


Boy-Preneur Pitch

To Qualify,

+ Boy-Preneurs must be enrolled in a Western New York School and currently in Grade 5th or 6th
+ Register on
+ Upload your 3-minute video of your business idea with the hashtag #Boypreneurpitch
+ Entrants/Participants must have internet service and a device to pitch their idea (IF YOUR SERVICE IS INTERRUPTED DURING THE PITCH, YOU WILL BE DISQUALIFIED).
Registration ends June 20, 2020.

All entrants will receive a confirmation email

Pitch Date

July 11, 2020 – 10 Students will pitch their ideas live via Zoom, but only one will win the gift prize. (SELECTED PARTICIPANTS WILL RECEIVE FURTHER DETAILS UPON BEING SELECTED).

Winner will be declared at the conclusion of the Pitch event on JuLY 13, 2020

So, who is a Boypreneur?

He is powerful, amazing, and inspiring. He is hardworking, tenacious, and optimistic. He has everything to be proud of and much to look forward to. He is a brighter future for us all. He is you!

Why #Boypreneurpitch

To engage and encourage boys with entrepreneurial spirit and pursuit.

What is the follow up plan?

The winner of this edition will be assigned a mentor who will guide and support as needed during this venture and will be exposed to companies and individuals that will support their business venture. The winner will be selected based on the most sell-able idea and partner with Boys Lead Foundation.

Boys Lead Foundation reserves the right to refuse any participant.

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