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Since 2010, MassChallenge has accelerated 2,344 startups that have raised more than $5 billion in funding, generated more than $2.7 billion in revenue, and created more than 126,000 total jobs. 

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Yad

Yad is a social enterprise that aims to empower people with disabilities by allowing them to express
themselves through art and profit from their work.

Yad manufactures unique home decor products emblazoned with artwork created by people with
intellectual disabilities, including Down syndrome, Autism and Cerebral palsy. All works are hand drawn
and painted by them. Yad maintains its center for artistic creation in Margarita Tejada, Guatemala City,
and pays each one of its artists.
Yad is a social enterprise that aims to empower people with disabilities by allowing them to express themselves through art.

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Yad

2019

2019 Silver Boston

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Retail

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Art & Fashion
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Design

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