Amid the economic disruptions of the pandemic and subsequent downturn, the uneven impact of COVID-19 on women has been clear. This includes increased burdens in the unpaid care economy, disproportionate job losses, and the prevalence of women in low-paying essential roles. A women-focused recovery requires creative solutions—as well as gender lens venture investors to support them.
Springbank Collective: Gender Lens Investing Innovators
Led by three women partners, Springbank Collective invests in early-stage companies with a focus on the care economy and the future of inclusive work. Investee companies must fit into one of three gender lens investing categories within that framework: career, care, or consumer.
The above is a excerpt from a piece by Marypat Thenell Smucker featured on TheImpactivate.com.