Goodr is a tech-enabled food waste management company that more efficiently use resources to get healthy food to communities. Since its inception in 2017, Goodr has delivered two million meals to people in need by diverting 2.2 million pounds of surplus food from landfills which has reduced 1.3 million pounds of carbon emissions.
Higg Co. is a technology company that delivers, implements and supports the Higg Index for consumer goods industries. Developed by the Sustainable Apparel Coalition, the Higg Index is a suite of tools that enables brands, retailers and facilities of all sizes — at every stage in their sustainability journey — to accurately measure and score a company or product’s sustainability performance. The Higg Index delivers a holistic overview that empowers businesses to make meaningful improvements that protect the well-being of factory workers, local communities and the environment.
Imperfect Foods is on a mission to reduce food waste and to make fresh produce more affordable, accessible, and convenient. Imperfect sources produce directly from farms, which would otherwise go to waste, and deliver it to customers’ doors for an average of 30% less than grocery store prices. Since its founding in 2015, customers have saved millions of pounds of produce from going to waste.
the renewal workshop
Founded by Jeff Denby and Nicole Basset, The Renewal Workshop recovers and renews apparel so that it can be resold. Headquartered in Cascade Locks, Oregon, the company contracts with brands and retailers in the apparel industry to ship damaged product and unsellable returns to Renewal Workshop to be refurbished. The clean and repaired products are then shipped back to brand or retailer to be sold. The Renewal Workshop also sells apparel direct to consumers.
SpaceX designs, manufactures and launches advanced rockets and spacecraft. The company was founded in 2002 to revolutionize space technology, with the ultimate goal of enabling people to live on other planets.
Graphika is the social network mapping and analysis company. We leverage patented network technology to provide customers with powerful tools for understanding and participating in social media communities. Learn more at https://www.graphika.com
strong force intellectual capital
Strong Force Intellectual Capital, LLC creates new patents and highly valuable patent portfolios in carefully selected market segments, with a constant view toward strategic sale. Patent portfolios designed by Strong Force principals have been acquired by Microsoft, Philips, Jawbone, McAfee and others. Strong Force’s consulting affiliate, S4S, LLC, provides services to enable leading companies to optimize their patent portfolios. Learn more at http://www.s-4s.com/
Founded by Chok Ooi, Rehan Hasan and Courtney Spence, Kenzie Academy is a user experience design and coding school in Indianapolis, Indiana that plans to tackle a major opportunity gap in America. The Academy offers 6-month to 2-year programs with 1-year paid apprenticeships. Its financing model provides a new alternative to traditional colleges and short-term coding bootcamps.
In partnership with educators, economic development agencies and community leaders across the nation, Graduation Alliance provides versatile pathways to high school graduation, fosters college and career exploration, and connects job creators to skilled and ready workers.
In everything it does, Graduation Alliance works for one common goal: creating opportunity through the power of education.
Decent offers affordable healthcare by aligning incentives to improve health, reduce costs, and put members at the center of their care.
Cadence Health intends to be the first company in any developed nation to convert a popular and trusted oral contraceptive from prescription to over the counter status in order to increase contraceptive access choice.
Para allows gig economy workers to effortlessly manage gig work and find new gigs. Built to put gig workers in charge.
Good Money is the world’s first banking platform that will be owned by its customers and will invest 50% of profits to actively protect the environment and fight for social justice