Funding Report: May 2022

Every month we share our latest roundup of women-founded startups that were recently funded or acquired from our community and beyond. If you would like to be featured, please email us at with your announcement.

Here’s this month’s funding report:

🖼️ Boss Beauties, an NFT collection focused on women’s empowerment, raised $4.4 million in a seed funding round led by Offline Ventures with participation from Serena Ventures, Female Founders Fund, and Wieden+Kennedy.

🪷 Morado, a Colombian startup aiming to digitize beauty salons in Latin America, has raised $5M in a pre-seed round led by Tiger Global Management and H20 Capital Innovation. 

🏠 Kindred, a home-swapping network has raised a $7.75M seed round led by Andreessen Horowitz with participation from Bessemer Venture Partners, Caffeinated Capital and angel investors. 

🫶 Frame Fertility, a platform for early identification of fertility risk and care navigation has raised $2.8M in seed funding in a round led by Looking Glass Capital with participation from Flare Capital Partners, Great Oaks Venture Capital, Healthworx and Brand Foundry Ventures.

💆‍♀️ Madison Reed, the prestige beauty brand that has revolutionized the hair color industry, today announced $33M in new financing led by Sandbridge Capital, with participation from Marcy Venture Partners. 

✨ January Ventures has closed $21 million in a new fund, the firm’s second investment vehicle to date and largest so far. The firm currently backs 50 startups to date — 90% of which have a female founder.

💰 Chingona Ventures, a three-year-old, Chicago-based venture outfit that invests in pre-seed startups, primarily in the Midwest and primarily founded by overlooked individuals has closed a new fund with $52M in capital commitments.

G&W Team

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