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Local entrepreneur Amelia "Millie" Finch triumphs in first-ever Truist Community Initiative Pitch Competition at UGA's Innovation District

[Winder, GA Nov. 9, 2023] — Excitement is in the air as Night Sky Coffee Roasters announces the outstanding victory of its passionate founder, Amelia "Millie" Finch, in the inaugural Truist Community Initiative Pitch competition hosted at the University of Georgia's Innovation District. Millie Finch's captivating presentation, showcasing Night Sky Coffee Roasters' dedication to community impact and sustainability, secured one of three coveted grants in a field of fierce competitors.

Organized by Truist Financial Corporation, the Truist Community Initiative Pitch competition is designed to shine a spotlight on innovative projects making a positive difference in local communities. Millie Finch's winning pitch artfully outlined Night Sky Coffee Roasters' mission to blend exceptional coffee experiences with a profound commitment to ethical sourcing, sustainability, and community development.

As the driving force behind Night Sky Coffee Roasters, Millie Finch's victory underscores her unwavering dedication to fostering positive change in the coffee industry and beyond. The competition, which brought together a diverse group of innovators, entrepreneurs, and community advocates, showcased the transformative potential of Night Sky's initiatives.

"I am incredibly honored and thrilled to have won the Truist Community Initiative Pitch competition. This victory is a testament to the collective efforts of the Night Sky team and our unwavering commitment to making a meaningful impact in the communities we serve," said Amelia "Millie" Finch, Founder of Night Sky Coffee Roasters. "At Night Sky, we believe in the power of businesses to drive positive change, and this recognition inspires us to continue pushing boundaries and redefining the role of businesses in community development."

Night Sky Coffee Roasters has consistently demonstrated a dedication to ethical practices, sustainability, and community engagement. Millie Finch's success in the Truist Community Initiative Pitch competition serves as a catalyst for further amplifying Night Sky's initiatives and reinforces the brand's position as a leader in the intersection of business and social impact.

The entire Night Sky Coffee Roasters team extends its congratulations to Millie Finch for this well-deserved recognition. The win marks a significant milestone in the company's journey and sets the stage for even greater strides in the pursuit of positive change.

Millie Finch




About Night Sky Coffee Roasters:

Night Sky Coffee Roasters is a Winder-based coffee company founded by Charlie & Amelia "Millie" Finch. The company is committed to delivering exceptional coffee experiences while championing sustainability, ethical sourcing, and community development. Night Sky Coffee Roasters seeks to redefine the coffee industry by blending excellence with purpose, creating a positive impact on both the coffee supply chain and the communities it serves.

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