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Univision Arizona Empowers Local Entrepreneur (Univision Arizona)

Topic: Community-Focused Initiatives

Univision Arizona and a panel of judges selected Vanessa Nielsen as the winner of “Véndeme tu Sueño” (Pitch Me Your Dream) season 2 on November 17 at Univision Arizona Studios. “Véndeme tu Sueño” seeks to promote original ideas and startup ventures from Hispanic entrepreneurs in Arizona. Sol Book Box, the winning business idea, is a female-founded subscription-based service that provides culturally appropriate books and items to children of bilingual families to encourage Spanish-language literacy and cultural preservation. Nielsen will be awarded $30,000 in media support from Univision Arizona and SEED SPOT, one of the top social impact incubators in the United States for entrepreneurs.

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