One Degree's mission is to empower people to create a path out of poverty for themselves and for their communities. Our core product is a web and mobile platform makes it easy for low-income families to find, manage, and review nonprofit and government services. Thousands of people in San Francisco and Alameda County use One Degree to discover, get information about, and share their experiences with food banks, employment services, health clinics, and more. We are focused on creating modern tech-driven solutions to problems that plague the safety net. To learn more about One Degree, visit www.1deg.org.
Why Work With Us
Imagine millions of people being able to easily find, manage, and share their experiences with food banks, employment services, shelters, and health clinics, all on their computer or smartphone.
Our goal is to build a team that is a diverse mix of talented people from all walks of life, and we want each employee to join our team, stay, and do their best work.
Founder and CEO
Rey launched One Degree to ensure that all families have access to services they need to overcome poverty. Rey began his career as a teacher and later was the site director at BUILD, a college access nonprofit organization that propels low-income youth to attain a college education. He is an alumnus of Y Combinator, an Echoing Green Fellow, an Education Pioneers Fellow, and a New America CA Fellow. Rey was nominated for the inaugural Visionary of the Year Award by the San Francisco Chronicle.