VENTURES | Spring 2015

CURRENT VENTURES

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Development Link • New York • For-profit • developlink.org

Develop Link is a platform to help healthcare professionals in developing countries improve care coordination and make more effective strategic decisions.
 
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The Dress Project • Atlanta • Hybrid • thedressproject.org

The Dress Project collects donated formal dresses and resells them in Malawi to fund education for young girls.
 
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Firelily • Chicago • For-profit • firelilyfund.com

Firelily is a fundraising platform dedicated to those impacted by disaster and the organizations that serve them.
 
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GirlForward • Chicago • Nonprofit • girlforward.org

GirlForward is dedicated to creating opportunity for refugee girls who have been resettled in the U.S. from countries around the world.
 
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HeartMob • New York • Nonprofit • ihollaback.org

HeartMob provides real-time support to individuals experiencing online harassment, and gives bystanders concrete actions they can take to step in and save the day.
 
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HerAgenda • New York • For-Profit • heragenda.com

Her Agenda is a hub of information and inspiration for ambitious millennial women on their path to becoming accomplished women.
 
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InvestNextDoor • Seattle • For-profit • investnextdoor.com

InvestNextDoor is the first community focused, online lending marketplace enabling small businesses to borrow directly from local investors.
 
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MotherCoders • San Francisco • Nonprofit • mothercoders.org

MotherCoders offers a tech orientation program with on-site childcare for moms on-ramping to careers in technology.
 
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Move This World • New York • Nonprofit • movethisworld.org

Move This World harnesses the power of creative expression to build trust, reduce fear and inspire change within communities.
 
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Pentorship • Atlanta • Nonprofit • pentorship.org

Pentorship creates accessible, innovative, and relevant educational products for the incarcerated.
 
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MSwift • Chicago • For-Profit • swift.co

MSwift is a mobile financial management tool for underbanked in emerging markets that tracks financial data and provides intelligent suggestions on how to improve economic well-being.
 
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Smarty Pants Yoga • Chicago • For Profit • smartypantsyoga.com

Smarty Pants Yoga empowers young girls to advocate for themselves and their communities.
 
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Women LEAD Nepal • Washington DC • Nonprofit • women-lead.org

Women LEAD empowers the next generation of female leaders in Nepal.
 

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