Social Impact Startups in Colorado
List of Social Impact startups in Colorado
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.
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, anhttps://www.builtincolorado.com
Metropolitan State University of Denver
eCommerce • Edtech
MSU Denver is a leader in educating Coloradans in university programs particularly relevant to the state’s economy and the demands of today’s employers.
Other • Professional Services
WESTAF assists state arts agencies, arts organizations, and artists in their quest to serve diverse audiences, enrich the lives of local communities, and provide access to the arts and arts education for all. Through innovative programming, advocacy, research, technology, and grantmaking, WESTAF encourages the creative advancement and preservation
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.
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.
Edtech • Kids + Family
We’re building the first mobile platform for early education – a $60B market in the US alone – with the largest network of schools and providers across the globe. Based in San Francisco, Denver, & Austin, our team is passionate, talented, and customer-focused.
Greentech • Sales
Sunrun (Nasdaq:RUN) is the nation’s largest residential solar, storage and energy services company. We are on a mission to make solar energy affordable for more people. We help people upgrade their home to solar energy without the big upfront costs.
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.
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.
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.
ZoZo Group, LLC
ABOUT ZOZO GROUP - Founded in 2003, ZoZo Group is a Denver based, woman owned, dynamic marketing agency. Public information management, community outreach and strategic marketing are our specialties. We work with construction companies on CDOT and municipal road repair projects. More information can be found on our web site www.zozogroup.com/pis
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.
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.
INN Labs at the Institute for Nonprofit News
Agency • News + Entertainment
INN Labs is a team of technologists who believe in journalism that builds communities, holds the powerful accountable, and encourages civic engagement. We exist to elevate that work – and we contribute by developing tools and tailored news experiences that establish trust, optimize distribution, and tell stories in new and compelling ways.
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.
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.
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.