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Carr Cares Foundation Hosts “Pitch Flint: Young Entrepreneur Challenge 2019”

Carr Cares Foundation Hosts “Pitch Flint: Young Entrepreneur Challenge 2019”

On June 14, 2019, the Carr Cares Foundation hosted the highly anticipated “Pitch Flint: Young Entrepreneur Challenge 2019” at the Ferris Wheel in downtown Flint, Michigan. In partnership with 100k ideas and the Community Foundation of Flint, the Carr Cares Foundation was able to put on its first inaugural student business pitch competition during Brandon Carr’s annual charity weekend. The competition featured six contestants between the ages of 12-15, whom competed for the opportunity to win as much as $5,000 of grant money to kickstart their business.

Each contestant had the chance to pitch their innovative idea to a panel of judges and the local business community.

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YMCA Park South Welcomes Brandon Carr as Keynote Speaker

YMCA Park South Welcomes Brandon Carr as Keynote Speaker

On February 10th, the Park South YMCA celebrated the kick-off of its annual campaign in grand style with Brandon Carr – Cornerback for the Dallas Cowboys as its keynote speaker.

The Park South YMCA serves a community where the average annual income for a family of five is $39,000.  Every year the YMCA raises funds, so they do not have to turn individuals or families away for an inability to pay. Park South offers health and wellness activities and classes, an on-site early childhood learning center,