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BECOME A PART OF

Our Community

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CONNECT ENGAGE CONTRIBUTE

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Pitch180

Pitch your idea to a panel of investors. Get feedback from the THUD community and engage with potential funders.

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Investor

With the number of ideas presented, you will be given the chance to contribute your expertise and possibly boost the startup of your choice.

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Community

Be part of the THUD experience and get inspired from innovative entrepreneurs. Also network and connect with our featured guests.

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“Entrepreneurs don’t need funding, they need clients.“

We bridge the gap by capacitating them with access to networkseducation and investments into their businesses. We partner with organizations that see an economic opportunity in capacitating SMME’s by helping them access our vetted community of entrepreneurs.

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