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Where do mission-driven startups find seed funding?

Where do mission-driven startups find seed funding?

Tumml has wrapped up its Tumml's Summer 2015 Cohort – but our entrepreneurs are still rolling! Check out Tumml's latest impact stats, highlighting that our 33 startups have raised $35M in funding, created 280+ jobs, and touched the lives of 2.2M people. And, while much of the tech industry suffers from a lack of diversity, 76% of Tumml startups have a woman or person of color on the founding team.

It's been a big few weeks for our portfolio companies. Our alum Neighborly announced a $5.5M funding round and Scrumpt was a TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2015 Battlefield Finalist!

Want to learn more about how Tumml thinks about urban impact? Read our take on bridging the capital gap for mission-driven entrepreneurs in the Stanford Social Innovation Review. And check out Julie's TEDx talk on how public and private collaborations drive urban innovation. Please help us spread the word on Twitter!

You can read more updates from Tumml here, as well as news stories we're following. TechCrunch has an interesting story about how startup Zumper argues that one-third of San Francisco's rent is attributable to VC funding.