PHILADELPHIA, Penn. — Kith + Kin announced that it has closed its $1 million round of funding, which includes investments from MHS, Archetype Growth, Expert Dojo and a number of other strategic and angel investors. The raised capital will be invested to fuel direct-to-consumer growth (currently at 80% month-over-month), iterating on consumer feedback, and building out the capacity to meet the needs of 2023 strategic partnerships.
“We’re not just building a company, we’re fueling a movement in which people have the power to take control of their health and the health of those they care for and about,” said CEO and cofounder Jill Michal. “People need a way to manage health the way they manage life – in their control and on their terms – enabling them to be effective consumers of health and impactful advocates for themselves and their loved ones.”
MHS CEO, Hazel Wheldon said that Kith + Kin’s work is “…a step toward health finally being done WITH you and not TO you.” She continued: “At MHS, investing in our communities and giving back is a critical part of what “beyond assessments” means to us. We encourage everyone at MHS to lend support to their communities and programs that enrich the quality of life and opportunities for all people.”
For over 40 years, MHS has provided trusted data-driven solutions across our core disciplines: Clinical, Education, Talent Development, and Public Safety. Science and research are the basis of MHS’s roots and future innovations. With new standards for toolsets, we help clients evaluate, track, and leverage human-centric data to help realize full potential. We are guided by a clearly articulated digital trust framework to ensure that the rights and privacy of our clients are always protected. We strive for fairness and equity in the development and deployment of the products we make, the solutions we provide, and in the people we lead. More about MHS.
Kith + Kin is a first-of-its-kind collaborative health app that allows people to simply and securely author, store, organize and flexibly share the right information with the right people at the right time, and finally manage health the way they manage life. Healthcare is more than medication management and complicated health records. Kith + Kin empowers individuals to be more effective consumers of health and more impactful advocates for those they care for and about. More about Kith + Kin.