Nurturing the Roots of Indigenous Entrepreneurship

Nurturing the Roots of Indigenous Entrepreneurship

Sunshine Tenasco, Founder of Pow Wow Pitch, advocates for the empowerment of Indigenous entrepreneurs in Canada. With a vision for a thriving future driven by Indigenous entrepreneurship, she emphasizes the importance of preserving cultural heritage and fostering prosperity. Sunshine shares her vision for the future of Indigenous entrepreneurship in Canada and provides a call to action for what must be done to realize this vision. Read the op-ed by Sunshine Tenasco in TheFutureEconomy.ca. 

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All Nations Trust Company Joins Kamloopa Pow Wow Pitch as Co-Presenting Partner, Championing Indigenous Entrepreneurship

All Nations Trust Company Joins Kamloopa Pow Wow Pitch as Co-Presenting Partner, Championing Indigenous Entrepreneurship

Pow Wow Pitch, a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting Indigenous entrepreneurs, proudly announces its groundbreaking partnership with All Nations Trust Company (ANTCO) as a Co-Presenting Partner of the Kamloopa Pow Wow Pitch, taking place from June 28 to 29, 2024. This marks the first collaboration between the two entities, underscoring ANTCO’s commitment to bolstering Indigenous entrepreneurship and fostering economic growth within Indigenous communities.

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Pow Wow Pitch returns to Kamloopa Powwow for a third-year

Pow Wow Pitch returns to Kamloopa Powwow for a third-year

Pow Wow Pitch, an Indigenous-led non-profit organization that empowers and supports Indigenous entrepreneurs with access to capital, mentorship, training and support, presented in partnership with RBC, Shopify, and Mastercard Canada, announced its collaboration with the Kamloopa Powwow Society, with local partners CFDC of CIFN and ANTCO, taking place in Secwepemcúl’ecw Territory, Kamloops, British Columbia on June 28 and 29, 2024. 

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MINI TIPI Continues Partnership with Pow Wow Pitch to Empower Indigenous Entrepreneurs

MINI TIPI Continues Partnership with Pow Wow Pitch to Empower Indigenous Entrepreneurs

Pow Wow Pitch, a non-profit organization dedicated to fostering Indigenous entrepreneurship, is thrilled to announce the continuation of its partnership with MINI TIPI to empower emerging Indigenous entrepreneurs at the upcoming Summer Solstice Pow Wow Pitch in June 2024. As alumni of Pow Wow Pitch, the co-founders of MINI TIPI are excited to give back by sponsoring, judging, and mentoring the next generation of Indigenous business leaders.

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Invest Ottawa partners with Pow Wow Pitch to provide local support to Indigenous entrepreneurs at the Ottawa Summer Solstice Festival

Invest Ottawa partners with Pow Wow Pitch to provide local support to Indigenous entrepreneurs at the Ottawa Summer Solstice Festival

Pow Wow Pitch, a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting Indigenous entrepreneurs, is proud to announce the extension of its partnership with Invest Ottawa through 2024. Invest Ottawa’s investment is helping Pow Wow Pitch to support Indigenous entrepreneurs in the National Capital Region through bootcamps, programs and mentorship services.

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Pow Wow Pitch returns to Summer Solstice Indigenous Festival for Ninth Year

Pow Wow Pitch returns to Summer Solstice Indigenous Festival for Ninth Year

Pow Wow Pitch, an Indigenous-led non-profit organization that empowers and supports Indigenous entrepreneurs with access to capital, mentorship, training and support, presented in partnership with RBC, Shopify, and Mastercard Canada, announced its collaboration with the Summer Solstice Indigenous Festival, with local partners Invest Ottawa and MINI TIPI, taking place on Anishinābeg Algonquin Territory, Ottawa, Ontario on June 22, 2024. 

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Pow Wow Pitch returns to the Manito Ahbee Festival to celebrate Indigenous entrepreneurship

Pow Wow Pitch returns to the Manito Ahbee Festival to celebrate Indigenous entrepreneurship

Pow Wow Pitch, an Indigenous-led non-profit organization that empowers and supports Indigenous entrepreneurs with access to capital, mentorship, training, and support, presented in partnership with RBC, Shopify, and Mastercard Canada, announces its collaboration with the Manito Ahbee Festival with local partners, IndigPro and North Forge, taking place in Treaty 1 Territory – Winnipeg, Manitoba on May 18, 2024. 

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Export Development Canada Continues Partnership with Pow Wow Pitch to Empower Indigenous Entrepreneurs in 2024

Export Development Canada Continues Partnership with Pow Wow Pitch to Empower Indigenous Entrepreneurs in 2024

Pow Wow Pitch, North America’s leading initiative and non-profit organization dedicated to supporting emerging Indigenous entrepreneurs, is thrilled to announce the continuation of its partnership with Export Development Canada (EDC) for the fourth consecutive year. EDC, committed to fostering Indigenous entrepreneurship, will join Pow Wow Pitch as a Silver Partner for the 2024 Pow Wow Pitch Program.

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Tracy Antoine Joins Pow Wow Pitch Advisory Council to Empower Indigenous Entrepreneurs

Tracy Antoine Joins Pow Wow Pitch Advisory Council to Empower Indigenous Entrepreneurs

Pow Wow Pitch, a grassroots non-profit organization dedicated to empowering Indigenous entrepreneurs across Turtle Island, proudly announces the appointment of Tracy Antoine, the Senior Director of Indigenous Programs & Policies at RBC, to its esteemed Advisory Council. With her extensive experience and commitment to advancing Indigenous businesses, Tracy will play a crucial role in guiding Pow Wow Pitch’s mission.

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Pow Wow Pitch Deepens Partnership with RBC to Empower Indigenous Entrepreneurs

Pow Wow Pitch Deepens Partnership with RBC to Empower Indigenous Entrepreneurs

Pow Wow Pitch,  the leading non-profit organization dedicated to supporting emerging Indigenous entrepreneurs, proudly announces the extension of its partnership with RBC for the fifth consecutive year. RBC, a global financial institution committed to driving positive social and economic change, will continue its support as a Co-Presenting Partner for the 2024 Pow Wow Pitch Program, furthering its dedication to empowering Indigenous communities globally.

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