2017 Heart of Dallas Fast Pitch



Names will be on the guest list upon arrival. 

The Heart of Dallas Young Professionals (HODYP) will be hosting the third annual Heart of Dallas Fast Pitch this fall. The Fast Pitch competition will consist of nonprofit finalists presenting a three-minute live on-stage performance, or ‘pitch’, to convince the panel of judges and the audience why their organization deserves grant dollars to help them achieve their mission, vision, and goals.


Network and nosh with DFW nonprofits and professionals in the sports and entertainment industry.
Fast Pitch Competition
Beer + Wine + heavy hors d’ oeuvres + silent auction.

House of Blues
2200 N Lamar St
Dallas, TX 75202

Tuesday, November 28, 2017
6 p.m. Doors Open; 7 p.m. Fast Pitch Begins

To make a significant contribution to the community and recognize DFW nonprofits that support local youth programs and services.

Register through this link by November 27 @ 5 p.m.: http://bit.ly/2wxi3Ts
$50: General Admission
$25: Nonprofit Employee Admission
$0: HODYP Members

Dress is business casual. Valet parking available.


Pat & Emmitt Smith Charities will receive this year’s Community Excellence Award at the Fast Pitch event. This award honors professional athletes who have made an impact on the field and a positive difference in their community. Previous Community Excellence Award recipients include Dallas Mavericks’ legend Dirk Nowitzki and Dallas Stars Captain Jamie Benn.

To learn more about the previous Heart of Dallas Fast Pitch events, please click here.