The Impact & Launch Competition is Wofford College's Entrepreneurship and Social Good Pitch/Demo Day!

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2015 IMPACT & LAUNCH COMPETITION WINNERS! 

IMPACT WINNERS:
1st place - Learn More, Do More: $5000 plus a Marketing/Branding Consultation from the Strategy Collective, New York
2nd place - Farah Kindergarten: $1,000 plus a Website Consultation from Rye Development, Greenville, SC
3rd place - Let's Band Together: $1,000 plus a Social Impact and Metric Consultation from Noble Impact, Little Rock, AK

LAUNCH WINNERS:
1st place - Wee Celebrations: $5,000 plus a year of co-work space from The Iron Yard, Spartanburg
2nd place - plate.o: $1,000 plus a legal consultation by Robert K. Merting Law Offices, Spartanburg
3rd place - Sea Island Seasonings: $1,000 plus a citywide marketing campaign by Love Where You Live, SpartanburgFB42 Twitter42 Instagram42 


Watch 10 talented, motivated Wofford students pitch their businesses or social good projects to a panel of judges for a chance to win $20,000 in cash and prizes! 

WHAT IS IMPACT & LAUNCH?

Wofford's Impact & Launch programs teach students to make an impact on their communities through social good projects (Impact) or to start and run a for-profit business (Launch). Both programs are open to students of all majors and emphasize real-world, hands-on learning.
Impact Finalists
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Sarah Baldwin &
Mills Brown

Wofford Artisan Market

A blog featuring our artwork and the artwork of others.

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Johnson, Mangan &
Washburn

Get Moving Campaign

Encouraging elementary schoolchildren to lead a healthy lifestyle.

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Helen
Birdsong

Let's Band Together

Wofford students providing private music lessons to beginning middle school students with financial difficulties.

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Phillip
Habib

Learn More Do More

Helping individuals who are, or have been, in difficult situations earn a degree.

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Farahnaz
A.

Farah Kindergarten

Helping children to start learning from an early age and to think about going to school and getting an education.

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Launch Finalists
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Laura
Roddey

Sea Island Seasonings

Sea Island Seasonings is perfect to sprinkle on meats, seafood and vegetables before or after cooking.

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Mitchell
Saum

Swell Vision

We create fashionable bamboo accessories and apparel including bamboo sunglasses and bamboo watches.

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Taylor
Leaphart

Bridge Books

Bridging the gap to connect the world.

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Victoria
Biggers

Wee Celebrations

High quality, unique birthday and corporate party experiences for children ages 4-14.

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Richard Harrison &
Adrian Thompson

Plate.O

A universal phone case that is stylish to all, but still prevents screen cracking from accidental drops.

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