The annual Santa’s Christmas Pitch and Charity Gala is organized by ArcticStartup and Lasten ja nuorten säätiö (The Children and Youth Foundation) and is a pitching competition for startups whose innovative solutions improve the well-being and development of children.
ArcticStartup is an independent technology company that reports on digital startups and growth entrepreneurship from the Nordic and Baltic countries. Their flagship event Arctic15 gathers an international crowd of investors, startups, scaleups, corporates, and influencers to Helsinki every spring.
The Children and Youth Foundation in Finland supports children and youth in achieving their dreams by organizing workshops and discussing the skills that are needed in future work life. The operations of the Finnish Children and Youth Foundation focus on good self-esteem, strong social skills, and the courage to act and try out different things.