Meet the 2019 Action Finalists

A3C Action is a charitable initiative of the A3C Festival & Conference. We know the importance of supporting creative non-profits working hard to make an impact in their communities. At the end of the day, the ultimate goal of A3C Action is to assist those currently working to advance social justice and civic engagement in communities. 

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The A3C Action Accelerator aims to find, develop, and invest in new, innovative initiatives that use art, music and hip-hop culture to advance social justice in underserved communities. We partner with the Center for Civic Innovation, a civic venture fund that invests in community-driven ideas. 5 finalists from all over the country have been selected to travel to Atlanta for the A3C Festival & Conference, receive mentorship & business development training and network with community leaders. They participate in Pitch Night on October 11, 2019 and pitch their initiative ideas to you and other celebrity judges for more than $10,000 in cash. 

Pitch Night is on Friday, Oct 11th at 6:00 PM at
The Gathering Spot (384 Northyards Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30313).

Finalists will...

  • Travel to Atlanta for the A3C Festival & Conference 

  • Receive business development training & pitch bootcamp

  • Pitch their idea to celebrity judges & a national audience

  • Compete for more than $10,000 in cash and in-kind contributions

2019 Action Finalists

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Rovion Reed of Kinetic Vibez.png
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About the Action Accelerator

Team CCI