Our Impact

Our Seven Year Impact

Cumulative numbers derived from portfolio company reporting as of August 2023




Equity investments, non-dilutive grants, & pitch competition prizes collectively secured.

12 Cohorts

12 Cohorts of diverse founders completed the DivInc accelerator.




Equity-free grants issued to portfolio companies.


Diverse founders supported.


Jobs created by porfolio companies.


Total cohort companies accelerated.




Total revenue generated by portfolio companies.

2022-2023 Accelerator Highlights

Statistics from Women in Tech (Cohort 11) & Clean Energy Tech (Cohort 12)

2022 Impact Programming Graph

Clean Energy Cohort

217 hours of expert guidance

6 companies in cohort

56 expert led workshops

Equity funding raised




Through pre-seed capital investments

Non–dilutive funding raised




Through non-dilutive grants & pitch competitions.

Portfolio Company Wins


DivInc portfolio company, Milkify made their big debut on Shark Tank in April 2023. Founders Pedro Silva and Dr. Berkley Luck managed to hook not one but two sharks during their appearance.


Alicia Williams, founder of Abloom, joined 9 other leaders across the education and conscious tech sectors tackling pressing issues from career readiness, transparency in government spending, pathways from incarceration to higher education, criminal justice reform, and racial justice in schools.


Destin Bell, founder of Card.io, was named as part of the inaugural Forbes U30 Local list for Austin and completed a $55,000 fundraising campaign via WeFunder.


TRNR., a platform that delivers value-rich tools to manage scheduling, billing, booking, messaging, and custom workouts, won Ion Houston Startup Showcase 2023.


BlackCurrant Inc., a marketplace to help accelerate low carbon fuel adoption by simplifying transactions and lowering costs, has been selected by Chevron Technology Ventures.

Hey Inventor

Sharon Du founder of Hey Inventor, a software that enables individuals and start-ups to confidently draft and file their own patent applications. Launched their series A fundraising round.

Invisible Strengths

Mariah Barber of Invisible Strengths participated in Techstars DC, StartOut, and received a Halcyon fellowship.


Sumedha Ganjoo of Quimby participated in MassChallenge’s early stage startup accelerator and was a winner of the Dell for Startups Pitch competition.


Toshe Ayo-Ariyo of UInclude participated in MassChallenge, pitched at Oracle’s Netsuite SuiteWorld pitch, and won first place.

XR Sports Group

Kedreon Cole of XR Sports Group joined Mastercard’s Start Path, an early stage startup engagement program.

Chubby Diaries

Jeffrey Jenkins of Chubby Diaries landed a TV show with NatGeo, where he documents his experiences as a plus-sized traveler.


Allison Hall of Branchly (formerly My Kid Blooms) is partnering with the Special Olympics of Texas.

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2023 Champions of Change

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In the Community

Through our in-person and virtual programs, workshops, and community focused events, we brought together tech founders and ecosystem builders dedicated to making the tech industry more diverse, equitable, and inclusive.

5 Things to Know Before Applying to DivInc's DWeb for Social Impact Tech Accelerator.

Learn more about our DWeb for Social Impact Accelerator and in partnership with Filecoin Foundation for the Decentralized Web.

Founder Spotlight: Lydia Simmons, Motherocity

Meet Lydia Simmons, DivInc Fall 2023 DWeb for Social Impact Tech Accelerator cohort member and Founder of Motherocity.

Founder Spotlight: Kobby Osei-Kusi, Founder of Pirl Technology.

Meet Kobby Osei-Kusi, DivInc 2023 Clean Energy Tech Accelerator cohort member and Founder and CEO of Pirl Technology.

Founder Spotlight: Brianna Brazle, CultureLancer.

Meet Brianna Brazle, DivInc 2023 Social Impact Accelerator cohort member and Founder of CultureLancer.

Founder Spotlight: Benedict Owanga & Chinelo Adi of Owanga.

Meet Benedict Owanga and Chinelo Adi, DivInc 2023 Clean Energy Tech cohort member & co-founders of Owanga.

Meet DivInc’s Fall 2023 DWeb.

Learn more about our Fall 2023 DWeb for Social Impact Accelerator Cohort in partnership with Filecoin Foundation for the Decentralized Web.

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