February 9, 2009

Vote for local.newsdesk.org in the WeMedia Pitch-It Finals!

Newdesk.org is one of nine nonprofit finalists out of more than 330 entries from 45 countries in WeMedia’s Pitch-It ’09 contest, developed in partnership with Ashoka’s Changemakers program.

The prize? $25,000, plus plenty of exposure and access to potential supporters — provided Newsdesk prevails in a live pitching session before a panel of judges and a demanding audience.

The main event is in Miami on Feb. 26, as part of the WeMedia 2009 conference, but your feedback before then is also vital. Please pass this along to anyone you think should see it, and thanks for your support with this amazing opportunity!

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