Changing A Community Block by Block

Changing A Community Block by Block

According to a 2019 study by RateMyInvestor and Diversity VC, 77.1% of VC backed founders across the United States are White. By comparison, only 1% of VC backed founders identify as black and only 1.8% identify as Latinx. In terms of gender, only 9% of funded...
Underestimated Founders are the Future.

Underestimated Founders are the Future.

If you’re familiar with Block Knowledge, you may be familiar with our use of the term “underestimated founders”. In 2014, when thinking about the entrepreneurs we serve, the communities we represent, and the aspirations we have for our organization, we realized there...