Entrepreneurs Unlimited: A Pitch Contest

Entrepreneurs Unlimited: A Pitch Contest is Communities Unlimited’s first-ever virtual business pitch contest. It is an opportunity for entrepreneurs in Bogata, TX, Crossett, AR, Dermott, AR, Dewitt, AR Hermitage, AR, WaldronAR or Warren, AR, to pitch their new business idea or idea of how to expand their existing businesses. Every entrepreneur that enters will receive 10 hours of free business consulting services from and consideration for a small business loan from Communities Unlimited. The first 50 businesses to register will receive one domain name and website for one year from GoDaddy. The top prize is $2,500! 

Give Us Your Winning Pitch by Telling Us about Your Business Idea in 2 Minutes or Less! – Registration Coming Soon!


First Prize: $2,500

Second Prize: $1,500

People’s Choice: $1,000

Points will be awarded for:

  • Original and relevant business ideas
  • Well thought out product or service that customers will appreciate (and buy!)
  • Tell us about the size of the market and the people who will be your customers
  • Details of how you plan to start or grow your business


  • Your video pitch can be no longer than 2 minutes.
  • You must live or be starting a business in one of the following communities: 
Bogata, TX Hermitage, AR
Crossett, AR Mulberry, AR
Dermott, AR Waldron, AR
Dewitt, AR Warren, AR
  • Video pitches must be submitted by August 3rd at 5:00 pm CST.
  • You must attend the live event on August 14th, 2020, starting at 5:30 pm CST to be eligible to win.

Be sure to include your business’s name and where you are from. Still, have questions? Contact us at 479-443-2700 (for Pitch Contest), or akira.morishita@CommunitiesU.org.