According to a new study by Fast Forward, “Most traditional tech company founders are white and male, while comparatively far more women and minorities go the social good route.”
As reported by Fast Company:
- 47% of all tech nonprofit founders are women
- Minorities make up 30% of all tech nonprofit founders
Co-author of the report, Cristina Shatzen said, “We classify a tech nonprofit as a tech company building original software or hardware, but leveraging a nonprofit business model so they can focus 100% on social impact.”
Read more about the accelerator for tech non-profits and the study here.