Get Involved

Ways to Jump In Now

Looking for ways to take part in our work? Here are a few current opportunities:

Support the New PledgeLA Fund for Black & Latinx Founders​​

We’re raising a non-equity fund to provide founders in South LA with access to funding and capacity building support. This fall, PledgeLA will select 20 Black and Latinx founders to receive $25k to take their business to the next level, along with three months of support and mentorship from Grid110. Full details and an application are coming soon, but in the meantime:

Is your company interested in supporting the fund? Contact us at [email protected]

Are you a founder interested in participating? Sign up here to get updates.

Mentor First-Gen College Students Interested in Tech​

PledgeLA has launched a partnership with the Riordan College-to-Career Program to pair 50 LA tech leaders with first-generation college students. If you’re in the tech sector and interested in committing to a year-long relationship — apply by July 24!

Find Local Volunteer Opportunities with Golden​

Looking for volunteer opportunities for your team? Visit our dedicated site with PledgeLA member Golden: giveback.pledgela.org

Connect with Black Talent on Valence​

PledgeLA members receive free access to the new Valence platform for the rest of 2020, designed to help companies connect with Black professionals and boost mentorship. If you’re a member and interested, contact us at [email protected] to request access.

Link Local Talent with Startup Jobs via Interchange​

PledgeLA is a proud founding partner of Interchange, a new one-stop-shop for startup jobs across Greater LA. Check it out and share it with people seeking opportunities!

For Nonprofits and Other Partners

PledgeLA is always looking for ways to collaborate with nonprofits, social enterprises, and other organizations that want to engage with LA’s tech sector. To learn more, please contact us at [email protected].

LinkedIn

Follow us on LinkedIn for daily updates events, resources, news, and other ways to connect with the PledgeLA network.

Stay Up-to-Date

Sign up for our monthly newsletter.