Social Impact Startups Colorado
List of Social Impact startups in Colorado
Social Impact • Software
Gloo provides predictive analytics and technology that empower organizations to better serve their people and communities through personal growth. Our advanced data solutions platform enables our customers to more effectively engage with people, and manage individual personal growth journey toward physical, mental, and spiritual wellness.
AdTech • HR Tech
Localwise is on a mission to transform local hiring. To date, Localwise has a community of 300,000+ users and serves 30,000+ businesses in the SF Bay Area and Chicago. If you're interested in driving sales revenue, joining a performance-based culture, and building an iconic company from the ground up, send your resume to [email protected]
Fintech • Greentech
Wunder is addressing the greatest crisis of our generation by accelerating the proliferation of solar energy. Specifically, we're developing software to make the renewable energy industry more efficient and we're deploying hundreds of millions of dollars to finance the development of large scale solar energy projects across the United States.
Edtech • HR Tech
PAIRIN is a social enterprise company whose mission is to make education relevant and hiring equitable. The PAIRIN team believes that by providing the right data, tools and resources, we can remove the barriers that prevent people and organizations from reaching maximum effectiveness.
Marketing Tech • Social Impact
We help funeral homes educate their communities online via turn-key marketing automation software and educational content. Our software, content, and team helps funeral homes break down the taboos around death and end of life planning, helping 100,000's of people understand the important topics that they don’t talk about in public.
Knotty Tie Co.
eCommerce • Fashion
Knotty Tie Co. is the industry leader of high quality, ethically produced custom ties and scarves. We are passionate about changing the way in which apparel is made so we make everything on-demand, using eco-friendly recycled plastic fabrics while also creating meaningful employment opportunities to better the lives of resettled refugees.
LiteracyPro Systems, Inc.
Big Data • Edtech
LiteracyPro creates software for social good. Our data collection and reporting systems helps government and community-based organizations help millions of disadvantaged people improve their opportunities to get jobs with sustainable, living wages for themselves and their families.
Charter School Growth Fund
The Charter School Growth Fund (CSGF) is a leading nonprofit venture philanthropy fund dedicated to identifying the nation’s best public charter schools, funding their expansion, and helping to increase their impact.
Big Data • Hardware
Parsyl is a supply chain data platform that helps shippers and insurers understand the quality conditions of sensitive and perishable products as they move through the supply chain. In 2017, Parsyl was chosen by Gavi as a “Pacesetter,” the top award given to new technologies that have the potential to significantly improve global vaccine delivery.
Fitness • Food
We’re health lovers. Athletes. Environmentalists. We care about the happiness of our customers as much as we care about the health of our planet. We’re ensuring everyone has access to clean drinking water. We’re determined to make a big impact in the world.
Healthtech • Internet of Things
At Nexleaf, our mission is to preserve human life and protect our planet by designing sensor technologies, generating data analytics, and advocating for data-driven solutions to global challenges.
Greentech • Sales
Sunrun (Nasdaq:RUN) is the nation’s largest residential solar, storage and energy services company. With a mission to create a planet run by the sun.
Food • Logistics
Bondadosa is a grocery delivery service that provides a convenient and simple way for people to access fresh, quality, and culturally relevant products at affordable prices. Unlike any other grocery delivery service, Bondadosa does not require memberships or delivery fees.
QRRY (Pronounced Quarry)
eCommerce • Retail
Born in Denver, QRRY (pronounced Quarry) is a mission-driven direct-to-consumer work brand committed to creating and selling premium, high-quality work boots at a fair price. We are presently looking for a CTO | Co-Founder.
Mobile • Social Impact
Emerging Women is a global network of brilliant women creating new leadership paradigms and supporting the rise of leaders across all sectors of society. Our mission is to catalyze the power of feminine leadership in order to fill the pipeline of women leaders and create a more sustainable future.
Fintech • Payments
Joust is an all-inclusive banking toolkit to help freelancers and entrepreneurs run their businesses. Our primary features include: FDIC-insured bank account, merchant account, incorporating your business, invoicing and real-time payments processing, invoice assurance, and account analytics.
Cloud • Enterprise Web
extendedReach is a leading provider of web-based case management software for agencies that provide social services (such as foster care and related services) to children and families. We have experienced tremendous growth and are adding to our team.
Sheets & Giggles
eCommerce • Greentech
S&G's eucalyptus lyocell bed sheets are naturally softer and more breathable than even the best cotton, and they're sustainable, too. In June 2018, S&G became the #1 all-time crowdfunded bedding on Indiegogo, in September we won first place at Denver Startup Week, and we made over $600,000 in our first year. Techstars Boulder 2019.
Edtech • Events
Hustle 2.0 offers subscription-based education programs to prison/jail systems, nonprofits, and faith-based organizations that equip incarcerated people with the training and tools to transform their lives and hustle, thus helping corrections systems reduce disciplinary incidents, violence, and recidivism.
Edtech • Kids + Family
Flyer connects ALL families with their school life regardless of their income, language or social challenges. While families easily send and receive school information, school staff use familiar tools to keep families informed. Flyer apps are comprehensive, integrate with existing systems, translate and achieve fast adoption.