VC  1776

     Office Locations:

1133 15th Street NW
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: 703-597-5237



  • Seed



  • Education & Training
  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Transportation & Distribution



    1776 is a global incubator and seed fund that believes startups can change the world. 1776 is focused on helping high-growth startups in the industries most challenging to drive innovation and scale -education, energy and sustainability, health, transportation and cities. Through the 1776 Seed Fund, the firm makes seed-stage investments in startups that combine a massive opportunity for financial success and the potential to transform the industries most important to citizens.

    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B

    Investment Team:

    Name   Title
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    Donna Harris Co-Founder
    Evan Burfield Co-Founder
    Peter Cherukuri President and Chief Innovation Officer


    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):










      Series C


    Portfolio companies include:


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