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Championing innovation: 8 venture funds fueling DisabilityTech

Get to know 8 venture capital (VC) firms that are funding the future of DisabilityTech – and helping build a more accessible world.

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Venture capital (VC) funds invest in companies that are primed for early-stage growth – which is exactly where many of the companies in the emerging DisabilityTech space are right now.

This early funding helps DisabilityTech companies grow their operations, support their development of innovative solutions that enhance the lives of individuals with disabilities, and get their product and services out to the market.

Get to know these 8 funds investing in disability tech:

1. Enable Ventures: Closing the disability wealth gap

Regina Kline leads the pioneering First Impact Venture Fund, a unique initiative that’s committed to closing the disability wealth gap while simultaneously delivering competitive, market-rate returns.

Enable Ventures has already made two strategic investments, raising a total of $4.3 million, including companies Inclusively and Daivergent. They seek to invest in companies that not only demonstrate financial success, but also drive both profit and purpose in historically underserved disability communities.

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