Founded during the pandemic, Lightning Social Ventures is a Tech for Good startup that helps people in financial hardship to receive super fast support and recover from shocks. We work with charities and public sector institutions to accelerate support to people in financial hardship - providing a quick and secure platform to easily verify financial need and process grant applications in days instead of weeks. We’re impact-driven and backed by Techstars, Innovate UK and Nesta.
To break down financial barriers and create a world in which everyone has the opportunity to receive support, recover from shocks and build lasting financial resilience.
Care deeply and solve real problems
Move at lightning speed
Create delight and make magic
Take ownership and give support