Multiple VCs back Greenwork’s $2.4m funding

Venture firms in the round include Climate Capital, Defy, Global Founders Capital, GV, Kleiner Perkins Scout Fund, Wing, Y Combinator and a host of angels.

San Francisco-based Greenwork, which provides workforce training programs in clean energy, transportation and the trades, has raised $2.4 million in pre-seed funding. Investors include the firms Climate Capital, Defy Partners, Global Founders Capital, GV, Kleiner Perkins Scout Fund, ScoutFund,, UpHonest Capital, Wing Venture Capital and Y Combinator.

individuals in the round include:

  • Alex Laskey, Rewiring America
  • Amit Narayan, CEO, AutoGrid
  • Aston Motes
  • August Flanagan, Founder, Cronitor
  • Ian McHenry
  • Matthew Himler, Principal, Energy Capital Partners
  • Max Motschwiller, Partner, Meritech Capital
  • Niffer Nan & Jie Tang
  • Ross Chanin, CEO, Artifact
  • Teddy Himler, Antler
  • Toby Espinosa, VP, DoorDash
  • Tom Steyer, Investor and Presidential Candidate (and Sam’s dad)
  • Waseem Daher, CEO, Pilot

Source: Company Medium blog post