Wefunder is like "Kickstarter for investing". We've helped fund 174 startups and small businesses, including flying cars, space rockets, breweries, hollywood studios, and potential Ebola cures. Every company we've funded is full of amazing stories. Check out our 2016 results video.
We're a Public Benefit Corporation with a mission to revitalize capitalism and keep the American dream alive. GDP growth is slowing. Wealth inequality is increasing. Entrepreneurship is dying across America; falling from 10.6% to 3.6% among those under 30 since 1989. We're reversing these trends by funding more deserving businesses across all of America, not solely tech startups in Silicon Valley.
Want to help? Join us! We're a team of founder types: enjoy autonomy, responsibility, the opportunity to learn, and no red tape. Just make it happen.
We all took Amtrak across America: 12 cities, 14 days. And we didn't kill each other!
We're in the heart of SF, overlooking downtown
Some photos of a typical day at Wefunder. Read about it on Job Portraits (though it's back from 2014!).
We offer the usual perks
Wefunder covers 100% of health care, dental, and vision. We also offer a 401k plan.
All-Expense Paid Vacation
We're all big on travel and adventure. There's unlimited vacation days. Also, once a year, the team goes somewhere exotic, all expenses paid. (Previously: Greece, Thailand, Hawaii, & Italy)
Transport & Parking
There's free parking at our office, and we re-imburse up to $200 a month in Uber or Lyft.
Gym or Rock Climbing Membership
Free memberships at 24 Hour Fitness or Mission Cliffs; both a short walk from the office.
Classes & Conferences
Take professional development classes and conferences on us. Always be learning, they say.
Food & Drinks
Our kitchen is always well stocked with tasty foods and drinks. We often cook each other breakfast and lunch! Would it be inappropriate the mention the martini bar?
Set up your work station with all the fancy equipment you need. That 5k iMac is going to make you more productive, right?
Tired? Take a nap
Roof deck hammocks and bunk beds!
Plus, meet lots of cool people
Every Wednesday, we invite our friends to dinner - some of the most talented founders in SF - and feed them steak and scotch. It's a great opportunity to make new friends.
We're a small, tight-knit team
We really like working together. We inspire each other to learn, not only just work-wise, but in topics as diverse as kick-boxing, neuroscience, and chess. We're all curious and hungry. We work hard, but that doesn't mean it needs to feel like work.
The founders - Nick, Mike, & Greg's - video application to Y Combinator in 2012. Our plan for surviving the zombie apocalypse. Greg is the star of the show!
Jiwon talks about why she joined Wefunder as Head of Founder Community.
Interested? Join us!
Email firstname.lastname@example.org with why you'd like to work for us. Brownie points: include a survival skill you'd offer the team in a post-apocalyptic world.
Wefunder supports three different federal laws that allow startups to raise money legally. To comply with the law, Wefunder Advisors LLC and Wefunder Portal LLC (both owned by Wefunder Inc) also list startups depending on the regulation used.
Legal May 16th 2016
Wefunder Portal LLC
for 96 startups
Wefunder Advisors LLC
for 84 startups
for 1 startup
We are the largest funding portal for Regulation Crowdfunding.
Some fine print: 1) These numbers include startups currently live on Wefunder if they pass their minimum target. 2) Some startups use two different laws at the same time (i.e., Regulation D and Regulation Crowdfunding).
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