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Female Founders Join Forces with Female VCs to offer Female Founder Office Hours
April 12, 2018

Female Founders Join Forces with Female VCs to offer Female Founder Office Hours

Today, I’m thrilled to announce that 120+ female founders who’ve raised over $4 billion in capital are joining forces with the 30+ women VCs of All Raise, to offer office hours to female founders. The goal is to help more women raise money and start successful companies. As background, All Raise launched recently
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Three Strategies That Helped San Francisco Increase Foster Home Applications by 300 Percent
February 26, 2018

Three Strategies That Helped San Francisco Increase Foster Home Applications by 300 Percent

Efforts like Continuum of Care Reform in California are part of the statewide goal to place more foster youth in family settings. However, many county child welfare agencies are struggling to meet these goals due to a shortage of available resource families, a group that includes both foster parents and kinship caregivers. San Francisco
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Startup in Residence Program Expands to 12 Jurisdictions Nationwide
November 14, 2017

Startup in Residence Program Expands to 12 Jurisdictions Nationwide

Startup in Residence (STiR), a program created in San Francisco in 2014 to make it easier for tech entrepreneurs to work with government, is expanding to 12 jurisdictions across the country, the largest of which are Washington, D.C., and Houston. RELATED San Francisco’s Startup in Residence Program Seeks to Expand Across North America
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5 Ways Anyone Can Get Involved to Help Foster Kids
May 26, 2017

5 Ways Anyone Can Get Involved to Help Foster Kids

It’s National Foster Care month in May and I wanted to highlight some ways anyone can get involved, no matter what your life situation is. There are about 400,000 foster children in the US. Less than 5% of children will go into foster care and yet California estimates that 25% of their prison
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A call to action for tech
April 1, 2017

A call to action for tech

This is a historic moment. A movement of this matter and magnitude in tech is unprecedented. As a founder of Bayes Impact, a nonprofit at the intersection of tech and social services, I’m energized by the prospect of uniting with technologists across the industry to fight for the rights and well-being of Americans.
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