WeeCare Wins the Social Equity Award at the 2022 dot.LA Summit
WeeCare, the nation’s largest childcare network, has been awarded the Social Equity Award by dot.LA.
Los Angeles, CA (PRUnderground) November 23rd, 2022
WeeCare, the nation’s largest childcare network, has been awarded the Social Equity Award by dot.LA, a news and events company with a mission of shining a light on innovation in the Los Angeles startup and tech community.
The Social Equity Award encourages, promotes and supports work that highlights the rights of communities to access and benefit from information and new technologies. The award is given to a project that improves the lives of L.A.’s often-underserved communities, including women, children, and racial minorities.
The event, held in-person Oct. 21 and 22 at the Petersen Museum in Los Angeles, featured hundreds of top founders, investors and operators for a celebration of L.A.’s tech and startup ecosystem. WeeCare was nominated, and won, the Social Equity Award, Additionally, WeeCare CEO Jessica was nominated for Entrepreneur of the Year.
“WeeCare is honored to have been recognized as a leader of social equity in Los Angeles,” said Jessica Chang, CEO and Co-Founder of WeeCare. “As the first tech company in California to receive state funding to administer childcare subsidies, as a nationwide provider of employee childcare benefits and as a facilitator of childcare providers owning and operating their small businesses, this recognition is deeply appreciated. We are determined to make high-quality, affordable childcare accessible to all, and this is truly only the beginning.”
WeeCare is the largest childcare network in the United States, providing access to quality, affordable childcare to families nationwide. It supports childcare providers in operating sustainable businesses through a technology-based marketplace and partners with government entities to launch various community programs. WeeCare also helps employers of all sizes offer their employees childcare benefits. WeeCare’s mission is to help every family find care for their children. Learn more at https://weecare.co.