We support companies that apply breakthrough technologies to radically improve millions of lives.

Breakthrough Technologies

Novel applications of breakthrough technologies with the potential to reinvent industries. Current examples include blockchain, robotics, 3D printing, and CRISPR.

Stage

Initial checks at the Seed and Series A stage. We reserve capital to grow with our portfolio companies.

Geography

Primarily Bay Area, California, but we’re open to investing anywhere in the US.

Check Size

Typically range from $250-500k for Seed and $1-1.5m for Series A.

Geography

Primarily Bay Area, California, but we’re open to investing anywhere in the US.

Check size

Typically range from $250-500K for Seed and $1-1.5M for Series A.

How did we arrive here?

Over 13 years of successful venture capital investing, we’ve learned that entrepreneurs with the strongest sense of purpose build the most valuable companies.

2006

Alpha Fund

$2.3m capital

27 companies

Fully invested

2013

Fund 1

$20m capital

35 companies

Fully invested

2017

Fund 2

$15m capital

12 companies

Currently investing

2022