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Milestones

 

Milestones and features

Our major milestones and features on national and international platforms include the following:

Date Milestone
May 2019 Company formation
Aug 2019 Market research complete
Jan 2020 Acceptance to Deutsche bank’s Women in social tech accelerator
Jan 2020 Winner of the flying saucer impact award
Mar 2020 Pilot completed
Jul 2020 Acceptance to the Cambridge Social Ventures (Cambridge University Judge Business school)
Aug 2020 Tech development completed and tested
Sep 2020 Tech development completed and tested
Sept 2020 Growd goes live! Link here
Sept 2020 First 1,000 users acquired
Nov 2020 Finalist women-led startup in tech of the year (Womentech network)
Nov 2020 Finalist social impact startup of the year (Womentech network)
Dec 2020 Winner, Global EdTech Startup Awards (GESA)- Africa
Dec 2020 Top 25 women in digital (SOMA awards)
Jan 2021 TOP 12, Global EdTech Startup Awards (GESA) – Global finals
Feb 2021 15,000 customer milestone
Press Coverage
Drama and music giants excel in KCPE
Nation newspaper (Kenya): Top KCPE students took part in extra-curricular activities
Citizen TV (Kenya): Incorporating extra-curricular activities in mainstream learning
Disruption of EdTech
Startups magazine (Global): EdTech disruption
Wee Tracker (Africa): Founder stories
Mar 2020
Shaper impact capital (Global): Collaboration with Growd Global
Pioneers post (UK): Top 100 women in social tech showing Covid who’s boss
Yahoo! Finance: Top 12 women in tech to watch in 2021
Tech Cabal: Gig economy in EdTech