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Why America Needs More Innovation in Eldercare

We are two people from the tech sector who believe in its power to change lives. We're also two of the millions of Americans who have witnessed the challenges of caring for elderly family members--challenges that could have been alleviated through innovation.

Richmond Times-Dispatch

Startup Spotlight: Naborforce lands spot in prestigious business accelerator

After the COVID-19 pandemic threw a wrench in its operations in the spring, the Richmond-based startup Naborforce is now getting back to work and has earned a spot in a prestigious, international business accelerator program.

Richmond BizSense

Like a good ‘nabor,’ new Richmond startup is there

Just as Uber gives nearly anyone with a car a chance to become a driver for a hire, a new local startup aims to give those with spare time a chance to make a buck by being a helpful neighbor. Naborforce launched last month in Shockoe Bottom to connect aging Richmonders to its network of helpers, or “nabors,” who provide on-demand assistance with non-medical tasks such as errands, transportation, help around the home and social engagement.

Pivotal Ventures

10 Startups to Kick-Off New Accelerator Focused on Solutions for Older Americans

Pivotal Ventures and Techstars announced today the first 10 companies that will participate in the Techstars Future of Longevity Accelerator. The 13-week program will provide resources, mentorship, and training to entrepreneurs with innovative solutions to address the unmet needs of older Americans and their caregivers.

Techstars

Techstars Future of Longevity Class of 2020

Techstars is delighted to announce the inaugural class for the Techstars Future of Longevity Accelerator, in partnership with Pivotal Ventures, an investment and incubation company created by Melinda Gates to advance social progress in the United States.

Richmond Times-Dispatch

‘Inspired by Joy:’ Naborforce utilizes technology and gig economy to help senior citizens

Paige Wilson likes to say that her startup company Naborforce is “inspired by Joy.” It’s a slogan that honors her mother, Joy. “She was a vibrant woman,” Wilson said.

NBC12

NBC12: Naborforce start up looks to promote community caregiving

As our family members get older, sometimes they need some help, but with all of our busy lives, sometimes we need assistance ourselves in taking care of our senior loved ones. A new local startup called Naborforce is stepping in with a solution.

Richmond Inno

Naborforce Looks Next Door to Promote Aging-in-Place

September 13, 2018