Featured on Protocol

MoCaFi was featured on Protocol.com, in an article titled Making the economy work for Black entrepreneurs.

Here’s an excerpt from the article.

When Tanya Van Court’s daughter shared her 9th birthday wish list — a bike and an investment account — Tanya had a moment of inspiration. She wondered whether helping more kids get excited about saving for goals and learning simple financial principles could help them build a pathway to financial security. With a goal of reaching every kid in America, she founded Goalsetter, a savings and financial literacy app for kids. Last month, Tanya brought in backers including NBA stars Kevin Durant and Chris Paul, raising $3.9 million in seed funding.

Reaching this milestone is a testament to Tanya’s perseverance and resilience as she, like many other Black women founders, struggle to find institutional investors. Our financial system is simply not set up to help Black entrepreneurs launch a business.

Continue reading the full article on Protocol.com.