PYP in the Press

Pitch Your Peers Launch Mentor Program for Girls

Pitch Your Peers, Inc., Greenwich (PYP) launched a new collaboration this year. On Wednesday, April 26, teams of local high-school students will pitch their ideas to the PYP membership at the first annual SchoolPYP meeting. A total of $6,000 in PYP grants will be...

Greenwich teens pitch philanthropy plans

Amid end-of-the-year business with school trips, prom and sporting events, three groups of Greenwich high school girls also added to their schedules a competition for grants to fund local philanthropic endeavors. Through SchoolPYP, the newest giving method formed by...

GHS students win philanthropy competition

A group of three Greenwich High School students came out on top in a recent competition against two other local school groups in Pitch Your Peers’ first annual SchoolPYP event. The competition was held in Stamford’s Americares offices recently, where the all-female...

Community Centers Inc. wins $30,000 check

A large check, in both size and amount, represented the culmination of a year’s worth of hard work for Pitch Your Peers, a local collaborative giving group comprising 37 Greenwich women. The $30,000 check was handed over Wednesday to Community Centers Inc., the winner...

Collaborative giving group competes to gift $30,000

Karena Bailey, a Greenwich native, didn’t know anything about brain cancer when her mother was diagnosed with it. Bailey described her mother as someone in peak health who “did everything you’re supposed to like exercising, never smoking a cigarette and eating organic...

Greenwich women devise a new way of giving

Like many in the community, Nina Lindia was feeling overwhelmed by the number of fundraisers and charities to which she was asked to donate and volunteer. “We’re always getting requests for everyone’s charities,” she said. Brooke Bohnsack, her partner is a new giving...

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