HandUp Overview

  • Founded
  • 2013

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 6

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

HandUp General Information


Provider of a crowdfunding platform designed to raise money for homeless people. The company's crowdfunding platform connects the abundance of resources and support in the society with the capabilities of existing social service nonprofit and government organizations and helps people who are in need to become a member of the community where donors can directly contribute to these members, enabling nonprofits and donors in the community with a new, simple and direct way to make an impact on poverty.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Other Financial Services
Parent Company
South Oakland Shelter
Primary Office
  • 18505 West 12 Mile Road
  • Lathrup Village, MI 48076
  • United States

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HandUp Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
5. Merger/Acquisition 10-Oct-2017 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Seed Round 07-Oct-2015 00000 Completed Startup
3. Grant 11-Dec-2014 00000 00000 Completed Startup
2. Seed Round 16-Jul-2014 $850K $870K Completed Startup
1. Seed Round 08-Jan-2014 $20K $20K Completed Startup
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HandUp Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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HandUp Competitors (8)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Qgiv Private Equity-Backed Lakeland, FL 00 00.00 000000000000 00.00
00000000000 Venture Capital-Backed New York, NY 00 00000 00000000000 00000
00000000000 Venture Capital-Backed Houston, TX 0 0000 0000000000 0 0000
00000000 Private Equity-Backed Redwood City, CA 000 00000 0000000 0000 00000
000000000 Venture Capital-Backed Exeter, United Kingdom 000 000.00 0000000000 0 000.00
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HandUp Executive Team (4)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Barney Jackson Chief Technology Officer
Rose Broome Co-Founder & Advisor
Sammie Rayner Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer
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HandUp Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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HandUp Former Investors (33)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
500 Global Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
76 Forward Accelerator/Incubator Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Alexis Ohanian Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Ariel Poler Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Arjun Banker Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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