Startup Weekend Orlando focuses on Social Entrepreneurship- Overview and Winner!

Unleash Your Ideas For A Better World! 

More pitches at Orlando Startup Weekend than ever before! The passion on Friday night was evident as over 35 pitches were shared at Rollins College and only 7 remained the next morning. The teams voted by their sponsor Post-it and met with many mentors and coaches.Social Entrepreneurship

The judges include: Shawn Seipler Founder, Clean the World, Rob Panepinto Vice Chair of the Central Florida Foundation and Julie Colombino Founder and CEO of REBUILD Globally. (more details)

Ideas/ Companies that were formed over the 54 hours:

(check back for Winner and Full descriptions)

1. NeedServe – Connecting those to volunteer to Serve.

2. Welli- Fitness App for Friends and community

3. BOGO United – A Movement via an App to Help Hungry- Buy One Give One vs buy One Give One!

4. Families Feeding Futures – Homeless4homeless Pivoted to support families with meals. (869 Million Market )

Other Teams:

Smart Love, It’s the little things that count

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Mangiamo – Let’s eat together!


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