Hite Health Solutions is Selected as an NCIdea SEED Grant Finalist

We are pleased to announce that Hite Health Solutions was selected as a top 10 finalist in the NCIdea SEED Grant program. This is the second stage of the Grant process leading to awards of $50,000, the semi-finalist round was announced on 30 September 2019, and the finalists will be presenting to grant judges on 8 November 2019.

An award of a SEED grant will enable Hite Health Solutions to expedite the commercialization of our novel feminine hygiene device, the Duett™ Circular Tampon. To follow our progress, sign up on the top right-hand side of our Info page.

National Period Day, October 19th

The mission of PERIOD.org is to end period poverty and period stigma through service, education and advocacy. Founded in 2014 by two 16-year-old high school students PERIOD has addressed over 700,000 periods through product distribution and registered over 400 campus chapters in all 50 US states and in over 30 countries.

According to PERIOD, October 19th is the world’s first National Period Day and you can be part of this event.

PERIOD is working to hold rallies in all 50 US states on the 19th to raise awareness of their mission. Click on your state at Period.org to learn more, sign up on Period.org for news updates, and explore what else you can do to get involved and make a difference.

Hite Health Chosen as an NC Idea Grant Semi-Finalist

NC IDEA FOUNDATION has selected Hite Health Solutions as one of 23 statewide semi-finalists – out of 182 competitive applications – for their Fall 2019 SEED Grant Cycle.

NC IDEA is a private foundation committed to supporting entrepreneurial ambition and economic advancement in North Carolina. According to Thom Ruhe, President and CEO of NC IDEA, “We had a difficult task in narrowing down the competitive field of demographically and geographically diverse applicants, but look forward to learning more about the group moving forward in the next phase of the process.”

Click here to see all 23 semi-finalists.

Hite Health Solutions a Finalist in The Big Launch Challenge

We were excited to receive notice that we’ve been selected as a finalist in the 2019 Big Launch Challenge pitch competition.

This competition affords startups a great opportunity to generate awareness in the entrepreneurial and venture communities. The top two finalists vie for $20,000 and receive access to training, networking, and mentorship.

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