(March 29, 2022) - Senior DECA President Chloe Kirkland has been named a finalist and participant in the Final Pitch event at Lincoln Financial Field on April 21, 2022. Kirkland, who’s been a member of DECA since her freshman year, will pitch her business idea, Kirkland Vending Service.
Firstrust Bank will make a monetary donation (First place: $2,500; second Place: $1,000; third Place: $500) to the top three schools at the Final Pitch event to support their business/entrepreneurship curriculums. Partnered with EVERFI, the Eagles and Firstrust Bank created this opportunity for students to showcase their entrepreneurial spirit by pitching business ideas. Students all over the Philadelphia area from many districts were invited.
Kirkland will also present her business idea at the DECA National Conference in Atlanta in April.
Run by the high school business department, DECA is a student organization which seeks to nurture entrepreneurial-minded students and educate students about different opportunities in the field of business.