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Reach Capital

Reach Capital

A San Francisco based venture capital firm targeting investment in educational technology startups

Reach Capital is a venture capital firm headquartered in San Francisco. It was founded in 2015 by Jennifer Carolan and Shauntel Garvey. The firm was started by former educators and educational product managers whose goal was to empower educators and learners through technology and expand educational access and opportunities. It targets investment in innovative education technology startups.



Reach's initial fund was valued at $53 million and focused on K-12 educational products. The company launced its second fund in 2018 with aim of expanding the firm's financial reach past K-12 focused startups and into secondary education, continuing education, early childhood development, and financial technology that assists students. Reach Capital II was valued at $85 million. 

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A company developing a virtual science expert as aid to STEM elementary teachers

Winnie enables parents to search local child care providers, including daycare and preschools for their children. Winnie provides parent-trusted child care resources and community.

Epic! is a company founded by Suren Markosian.

A community marketplace of classes for kids

AdmitHub is a Boston-based company founded by Andrew Magliozzi.

Aura Health is a San Francisco-based machine learning company.

Tinkergarten provides early childhood education with outdoor classes and activities. They match families with local community leaders who offer play-based classes.

PeopleGrove is a Los Angeles-based company founded by Reilly Davis.

Software for master scheduling for schools.

Lightneer is a Finland-based mobile game company.

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Jennifer Carolan

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