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34 Companies
Healthify
Healthtech • Information Technology
We build software that social workers and nurses use to connect their patients with social services. Our mission is to build a world where no one’s health is hindered by their need.

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30
Local Employees
New York
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Quartet Health
Healthtech • Information Technology
Our mission is to improve lives of people with mental health conditions through technology and services.

Friends outside of work
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Open door policy
Group brainstorming sessions
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130
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New York
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Alice
Fintech • HR Tech
Alice uses software to add money to employees' paychecks when they spend on everyday expenses — no forms, no math, no acronyms. Employers connect Alice to their payroll and employees instantly start saving money on health care, child care, commuting and more — without any extra work or cost for HR.

Friends outside of work
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Brooklyn
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Galileo
Healthtech • Mobile
Galileo is a healthtech startup that re-imagines the doctor-patient relationship. We combine technology with human-centered design to help people live better, healthier lives. Our mission is to provide quality healthcare that is affordable and accessible to everyone, including those underserved by our current health system.

Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
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26
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New York
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Meetup
Events • Information Technology
Meetup brings people together in thousands of cities to do more of what they want to do in life. It is organized around one simple idea: when we get together and do the things that matter to us, we’re at our best. And that’s what Meetup does. It brings people together to do, explore, teach and learn the things that help them come alive.

Volunteer in local community
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220
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New York
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Talkspace
Consumer Web • Healthtech
Talkspace is the world's leading online therapy company. Talkspace has been used by more than one million people, and we have 2000+ therapists on our platform. We're quickly showing the world that therapy and technology are a great combination!

Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
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New York
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Sidewalk Labs
Greentech • Real Estate
Sidewalk Labs is an Alphabet company tackling the challenges of urban growth. We are currently designing a new kind of mixed-use, complete community on Toronto's waterfront in partnership with the tripartite agency Waterfront Toronto and the local community.

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95
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New York
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NowPow
Healthtech • Information Technology
NowPow is a women-owned and led technology company based on Chicago’s south side. NowPow, whose name is a play on “knowledge is power”, is a social determinants of health (SDOH) referral platform that includes a comprehensive, local community resource directory, SDOH screenings, resource matching algorithms, closed loop referrals, and more.

Volunteer in local community
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3
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New York
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MobilizeAmerica
Enterprise Web • Events
We are the unified marketplace for progressive action. We work with hundreds of progressive organizations and campaigns, connecting them with hundreds of thousands of activists and volunteers.
14
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New York
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Summer
Edtech • Fintech
There are 45 million Americans burdened by student debt. Summer’s vision is to save these borrowers time and money by building an innovative platform to help navigate the complex student loan market. We're passionate about building smart tools to provide customized recommendations for all borrowers. Join us to help fix the system!

Friends outside of work
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10
Local Employees
New York
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NDWA Labs
Social Impact
7
Local Employees
New York
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Thinkful
Edtech • Social Impact
Thinkful is a new type of school that brings high-growth tech careers to ambitious people everywhere. We provide 1-on-1 learning through our network of industry experts, hiring partners, and online platform to deliver a structured and flexible education.

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20
Local Employees
Brooklyn
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Climb Credit
Edtech • Fintech
Climb Credit is a FinTech company that provides financing for students to affordably learn valuable career skills that have a life-changing impact. Climb partners with schools ranging from IT, coding and data science to healthcare, welding, and heavy machine operations. (NMLS# 1240013)

Friends outside of work
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Team based strategic planning
Open office floor plan
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30
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New York
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Embark
Edtech • Social Impact
Embark is a leading admissions software company supporting schools, universities, and fellowships with 15+ million applications to date. Clients include the New England Conservatory of Music, the Rhodes Scholarships, NYU and a number of smaller non-profits. More recently, we've launched a free service called TurboFAFSA that lets student claim aid.
30
Local Employees
New York
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SportsRecruits
Social Impact • Sports
30
Local Employees
Brooklyn
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Murmuration
Big Data • Machine Learning
New York
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Tempest (formerly Hip Sobriety)
Healthtech • Social Impact
12
Local Employees
New York
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The Future Company
Co-Working Space or Incubator • Social Impact
39
Local Employees
New York
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Venn
Real Estate • Social Impact
Venn provides housing, services, shared spaces, workshops and communal activities. Through the power of our platform, our members become active creators and participants in their community.

Volunteer in local community
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15
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Brooklyn
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Tempest
Healthtech • Social Impact
Tempest (formerly known as Hip Sobriety) provides alcohol abuse treatment for the 46 million Americans who don’t identify as addicted. We are building the next generation of recovery care: a meticulously designed brand and media presence which positions sobriety as an aspirational lifestyle choice and an online educational platform to help people.

Eat lunch together
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
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12
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New York
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Social Impact Jobs in NYC

Product Analyst

Talkspace
Greater NYC Area
18 hours ago
+22
Our mission at Talkspace is to make therapy affordable and accessible to everyone. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people. Help over one million people feel better. We are looking for a Data Scientist, Product Analytics to join our Data Science team in our NYC Headquarters, ideally someone who identifies as a numbers person, cares about using data to drive critical business decisions, and wants to bring their

Backend Engineer

Galileo
Greater NYC Area
2 days ago
+17
You have experience in developing backend services, troubleshooting & debugging issues. Mission-driven work excites you, greatly and you’re eager to fix healthcare through new technology. You have worked on iterative, cross-functional product engineering teams before, and enjoy finding optimal solutions that balance usability, extensibility, engineering investment, and business implications. You are a great communicator and you take care to understand before making yourself understood.

Frontend Engineer

Galileo
Greater NYC Area
2 days ago
+17
You are enthusiastic about mission-driven work and are eager to fix healthcare through developing technology. You have worked on iterative cross-functional product teams before, and enjoy finding optimal solutions that balance usability, extensibility, engineering investment, and business implications. Adapting to new technologies quickly doesn’t throw you, and you know how to use the right-sized approach for each problem. A true team player, you’re always on the hunt for ways to raise code quality and improve future developer experience. Finally, you hold your work to high standards and don’t shy away from owning ambitious projects.

Head of Enterprise Sales

Galileo
Greater NYC Area
2 days ago
+17
Generate new business for Galileo through focused prospecting, deal and pipeline management. Leverage structured account planning and value-based sales best practices to win new accounts and expand existing ones. Apply a disciplined, scalable approach to sales that includes setting and tracking measurable targets, process definition and execution, and clear exit criteria. Develop a go-to-market strategy and create qualified target accounts. Partner with our Growth Marketing and Product teams in creating strategies to target new verticals. Continuously reassess and improve upon our sales process and strategy with an eye towards growth and profitability.

Primary Care Provider

Galileo
Greater NYC Area
2 days ago
+17
A successful Galileo Primary Care Provider is an internist or family practice physician with deep experience caring for Medicare and Medicaid patients. You should be comfortable with complex clinical and social needs and eager to care for patients both in a community environment as well as within the home. You are enthusiastic about personalized, empathetic care for individuals and families while also thinking about systems to improve the care of populations. You embrace the use of technology in the office and on-the-go. You are looking to get out of the day-to-day office grind, are passionate about making a real impact on patient care, and are willing to work hard as part of a broader clinical and operational team.