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At the Founder Institute, our mission is “Globalize Silicon Valley” and empower talented and motivated people to build impactful companies that create one million jobs.

Since launching in New York City in 2009, the Founder Institute is proud to have helped entrepreneurs launch over 140 promising companies, many of whom are some of the world's fastest growing startups. With help from top local experts and supportive sponsors, the New York Founder Institute is one of FI's most illustrious chapters.

Take a look at the infographic below to see the progress of the Founder Institute and our progress in the Big Apple.

If you want to learn more about the Founder Institute, check out the events being hosted in New York City, or apply to a program today.

If you want to build a startup in New York City, check out the free startup events in New York or apply to the program today.


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