Give inkind’s smarter giving platform brings in surprise 1.5 million in pre seed funding

Helping out a friend in need online can be surprisingly difficult. While giving cash is easy enough, that’s often not what people need most — so Give InKind aims to be the platform where you can do a lot more than write a check. The idea is such a natural one that the company tripled its goal for a pre-seed round, raising $1.5 million from Seattle investors.

The company was selected for inclusion in the Female Founders Alliance’s  Ready Set Raise accelerator, at the demo day for which I saw founder Laura Malcolm present.

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