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💊 Santa Monica-based GoodRx has partnered with medication data giant Surescript.
💰 Los Angeles-based fintech firm Lendistry is providing $1.5 billion in assistance to small, minority-owned California businesses hurt by the pandemic.
🥑 Pasadena-based Kitchen United is partnering with grocery giant Kroger Co. to offer on-demand freshly prepared food to its customers.
🔖 El Segundo-based edtech giant GoGuardian is on a hiring spree.
🔖 West Hollywood-based eco-toilet paper maker Who Gives A Crap is hiring a director of acquisition.
🎞 Facebook is hosting its first-ever live ticketed movie event with the 9/11 documentary, "The Outsider."
📺 Robert Rodriguez's El Rey Network is coming back as a free streaming service.
Kenshō Health, a Los Angeles-based startup that offers a searchable referral service to help patients find holistic medicine healthcare providers, is soon making a move into telehealth. The company announced Thursday that it raised $3.5 million in a seed funding round that was led by KB Partners and included Company Ventures and Gaingels.
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