Concrete Rose Capital
Our vision at Concrete Rose is to create a virtuous cycle of wealth and opportunity with and for underrepresented people of color. We do this by investing financial and social capital into 1) exceptional ventures led by underrepresented founders of color 2) founders addressing the needs of underrepresented consumers of color, and 3) founders with a demonstrated commitment to creating inclusive cultures and building diverse teams.
We commit 50% of our carry to the Concrete Rose Community Foundation, which drives resources to effective nonprofit initiatives working to close opportunity gaps for underrepresented talent.
Stage of capital: Pre-Seed, Seed, Series A
Location: Palo Alto, CA
Fund manager diversity: Woman-led, Black and African American led, Hispanic-Latino led
Diversity focus: Women, Black and African American, Hispanic-Latino
Industry focus: Environmental Sustainability, General Tech- and Tech-Enabled, B2B, Fintech and Payments, Healthcare and Wellness (incl. FemTech), Future of Work and Living (incl. Education/EdTech)
Min and max capital: $500,000 - $2,000,000