2020 Small Business Pitch Winners
Congratulations to our 2020 Pitch Contest winners!
HarborOne Bank awarded two prizes totaling $15,000 to two small business entrepreneurs as part of our fifth annual Small Business “Pitch Contest.” On September 17, 2020, eight entrepreneurs were selected from a pool of over 40 applicants to present their business plans to three judges in competition for a grand prize to help grow and develop their business.
First place and the $10,000 prize went to sisters Mary Lattouf and Nada Lattouf of Lulu Green Café Bakery Juice Bar of South Boston. Lulu Green creates all-natural vegetarian organic food and cold pressed juices with vibrant flavors, many of them reflecting the sisters Lebanese background with the aim of providing the community healthy and delicious organic food and drink.
The runner-up prize and the $5,000 award went to Widline Pyrame of Fusion Dolls based in Brockton. Fusion Dolls creates lifelike beautiful Black baby dolls, with clothes and accessories, with a mission to spread diversity, pride and awareness that encourages children to love themselves inside and out.