LaborX

Described as the “LinkedIn for the LinkedOut,” LaborX hosts a web platform that matches employers with skilled job-seekers without college degrees and from other non-traditional backgrounds. Founded by Yscaira Jimenez, a Dominican immigrant from the Bronx, LaborX helps to create living-wage job opportunities for largely working class people of color. In 2016, BII provided convertible debt to support LaborX’s launch. Learn more