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Social Impact Startups in Los Angeles

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47 Companies
Your Super
eCommerce • Food
Your Super is a fun and fast-moving start-up that’s determined to make a difference. Our mission is to make healthy eating easier with organic, plant-based superfood mixes. Our supply chain is 100% transparent and sustainable. And for every mix sold, we donate a life-saving food bar (1:1) to those in need.

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25
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Venice
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Sidebench
Social Impact • Software
Sidebench is a modern technology consultancy and development studio, based in Los Angeles. Our team of strategists, technical architects, product managers, and user experience specialists partner with innovative companies to build long-term technology strategies and create powerful applications for business and consumer use.

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20
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Los Angeles
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Aspiration
Fintech • Social Impact
Aspiration offers socially-conscious and sustainable banking, investment and retirement products that help people improve their own financial situations while making a positive impact on the world. Often referred to as "the financial firm with a conscience," we allow our customers to Pay What is Fair, and reward them for socially conscious spending

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100
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Marina Del Rey
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Apeel Sciences
Food • Greentech
Apeel Sciences creates agricultural solutions inspired by and derived from nature for growers to protect their crops and increase the shelf life of harvested fresh produce. Our mission is to enable widespread, positive impacts through the development of pre- and post-harvest products that conserve Earth's natural resources and ecological balance.

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160
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Goleta
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GoodRx
Consumer Web • Healthtech
GoodRx is America’s #1 prescription price transparency platform. More than 8 million people use GoodRx’s website and popular mobile apps each month. Our goal is to provide Americans with convenient and affordable prescription drugs. We offer solutions to provide affordable prescriptions to all Americans.

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200
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Santa Monica
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XPRIZE
Artificial Intelligence • Digital Media
At XPRIZE, every employee knows they are making a positive impact on the world. XPRIZE conceives, designs, and operates the world’s largest, most inclusive, and most ambitious incentive prize competitions. We inspire and guide innovators to create breakthroughs enabling a future of abundance.

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85
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Culver City
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Enervee
Greentech • Social Impact
Enervee is the world’s first software-as-a-service company to combine data science, behavioral science and digital marketing to drive consumer energy saving by transforming the way we buy.

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40
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Culver City
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SoLo Funds
Fintech • Sharing Economy
SoLo is fintech startup that connects lenders and borrowers for access to loans under $1,000. We offer free financial literacy courses, on budgeting all the way to retirement. Our platform also allows borrowers to set their own terms. We've helped 60,000 people though hard times, connecting them to lenders to cover emergency expenses and more.

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10
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Los Angeles
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REX
Artificial Intelligence • Real Estate
REX is a digital platform and full-service real estate brokerage that uses artificial intelligence and machine learning to identify buyers and sell homes outside of the MLS, charging a total fee of 2% compared to traditional agent commissions of 5-6%.

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190
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Woodland Hills
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Who Gives a Crap
eCommerce • Social Impact
Who Gives A Crap makes toilet paper that’s good for the planet, good for people and good for your bum. All of our products are made sustainably without trees and we donate 50% of profits to help build toilets in developing countries. To date, we've donated over $1,300,000 and we're just getting started!

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15
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Los Angeles
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CivicFeed
Artificial Intelligence • Enterprise Web
CivicFeed parses news, press releases and government data, extracting information across disparate data sources and delivering alerts as information changes. The platform generates analytics and suggestions on how to better change media narrative.
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Los Angeles
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Conservify
Hardware • Internet of Things
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4
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Los Angeles
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WireCash
Consumer Web • Fintech

WireCash is an online money transfer marketplace. We enable US residents to compare multiple money transfer brands in one online location.

 

 

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Santa Monica
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RenTools
Hardware • Productivity
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AlgoPay
Fintech • Mobile
AlgoPay is an online payment solution that links businesses to the modern consumer in the Middle East. Think: Stripe, for cash economies. We're currently participating in the Techstars LA accelerator.

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Los Angeles
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Comrad
eCommerce • Fitness
Comrad creates self-care apparel; comfortable, functional, and stylish compression that helps you feel your best. Based in Venice, California, we’re a small team devoted to making socks that empower people to get the most out of every day. Simply put, why wear ordinary socks when you can wear socks with benefits?

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Venice
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Ready, Set, Food!
eCommerce • Healthtech
Founded by a team of physicians and parents, Ready, Set, Food! is a groundbreaking solution to childhood food allergy prevention, making it easy for families to prevent 80% of food allergies. Although food allergies are on the rise, Ready, Set, Food!’s goal is to help reverse that trend and give families a head-start towards an allergy-free future....

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0 OPEN JOBS
10
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Encino
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Wheelhouse Group
Digital Media • News + Entertainment
WHEELHOUSE is a first of its kind disruptive multi-vertical entertainment and media platform. Founded by entrepreneur Brent Montgomery in 2018, with offices in NY, LA and Stamford. Exceptional storytellers at heart, WHEELHOUSE produces premium content that opens new marketing opportunities to business, talent and brands.
1 OPEN JOBS
50
Local Employees
Out In Tech
Social Impact
Out in Tech unites the LGBTQ+ tech community. We empower aspiring tech leaders to improve our world by showcasing accomplished speakers, producing timely and thought-provoking events, and connecting our members to new opportunities and each other.
0 OPEN JOBS
20
Local Employees
Los Angeles
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Cuddly.com
eCommerce • Pet
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8
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Seal Beach
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