COVID & How our portfolio companies are helping

CoVid is having a global impact with ripple effects into every industry. In education over a billion students have been displaced and are now looking for remote solutions. A huge portion of SMB's are finding themselves in critical times with many people facing personal, financial and emotional turbulent times. We're proud our companies are able to cater to some of these markets and bring valuable contributions to their users and beyond.
Spitball
www.spitball.co
Spitball is focused on private tutors and students to help them teach and run their business online.
From the teachers point of view, Spitball (www.spitball.co) is a holistic solution to the new teaching environment - including video conferencing/whiteboard, scheduling, billing and ultimately student recruitment tools to grow their business. Whether the session is 1:1 or in small or large classes, Spitball can help make the transition to remote learning easier. For schools, we offer the platform entirely for free (both now and when we get the other side of COVID-19) to help their immediate their needs.
Tailor-Ed
www.tailor-ed.com
Tailor-ED provides a differentiated learning platform.
They are providing free access to its remote lesson planning platform and their K-8 Math program to all teachers and schools impacted by COVID-19.
Promo
www.promo.com
Promo.com has built a COVID-19 Support Hub for Small Businesses and FB
Promo built a COVID-19 support hub to provide SMB's with free tools and make sure their clients can reach out to customers and maintain an online presence during this trying time. They've also created a 5000 people strong FB group on navigating this crisis as an SMB
Become
www.become.co
Become enables SMB's to find the best loans and get funded.
They are now focusing their efforts to support SMB's and become their support hub in navigating these turbulent times with access to accurate and actionable information as well as helping them find possible funding (Under CARES Act: To provide emergency assistance for individuals, families, and businesses affected by the 2020 coronavirus - $35B to be allocated)
Resources
The COVID-19 Business Community Center
An exclusive private forum to communicate with like-minded business owners, access funding news updates, learn and share information.
The COVID19 Business Funding News & Updates Hub
The leading funding information source for small-businesses during the coronavirus. The hub includes an interactive map - SMBs can discover state-by-state funding updates and where they can apply for funding aid.
The CARES Act Paycheck Protection Program
A full guide to the PPP: business owners can access FAQs, a loan calculator and apply for the PPP program.
SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans for COVID-19 page
A full guide to the EIDL: business owners can access FAQs, and apply for the EIDL program.
S'More
www.smoredate.com
S’more is the next-gen dating app.
S'More that is building the next relationship and lifestyle brand has partnered with HopeLine and will be donating $1 for every new chat started on its platform