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About Us

We asked for submissions and boy did we get them - 11 worthy projects for this Thursday's pitch night. Trustees have narrowed it down to the top 3 and presenting will be Jill Covill for a "Rare and Unusual Weekend in Annapolis Royal", Jill Balser for the "Fundy Y's Lost Boys Club" and Holly Sanford for "Easter Eggstravaganza". Everyone welcome. Pitching starts at 7 pm at the Golf Course or come earlier and enjoy one of Harry's $10 meals and join us all for an evening of fun. That's this Thursday March 2nd at Annapolis Royal Golf Course - see you there!

Awesome Annapolis is making the area more awesome $1000 at a time, no-strings-attached. We are high on action and low on bureaucracy.

To become a trustee, commit to donate $400 total to participate for one year and help select the most brilliant, positive-impact project proposal to receive our combined $1000.

We particularly like smaller, start-up projects that can demonstrate how $1000 will tip the scales to make the project happen -where the project can be achieved with the $1000 grant versus the $1000 going toward a larger funding need. Critical is the need to see awesome in our own community in Annapolis County - a good guide for reach would be using the school catchment area.

AWESOME Pitch Nights are first Thursday of each month at 7 pm. No audio-visual, no props, just a simple 6 minute presentation telling us about your idea and why it is awesome. Everyone is welcome – friends, family and interested community members..$1000 cash awarded on the spot! Join us for a feel-good fun evening of ideas, inspiration and entertainment.

APPLY FOR A GRANT!

The application takes 15 minutes or less to complete online. Finalists deliver a 6-minute pitch at Pitch Night, where we select a winner and hand out $1000 on the spot to help them turn their awesome idea into reality. We do not claim ownership or future rights to your project, nor do we wish the funds to be repaid. We love projects that positively impact lots of people rather than only a small group, and especially people in Annapolis area.

Application Deadline: 25th of each month.

Wish to become a trustee? Our numbers are growing but we need you! Give back and be rewarded doing it. Additional questions contact Heather Garner at hgarner2999@gmail.com.

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