Catalytic Capital | January 19, 2018

ParentPowered raises $2.7 million for parenting app

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The company’s Ready4K app sends texts with learning tips to parents of young kids.

The Belmont, Calif. company aims to create “an on-demand library for parenting tips,” EdSurge reports, and to expand fee-based services for institutions.

Omidyar Network led the funding, which included the Richard E. and Nancy P. Marriott Foundation and Heising-Simons Foundation.