Weekly Female Founder Funding Update

Modern Fertility, $15 million, Series A, Afton Vechery and Carly Leahy, Co-Founders and CEO and Chief Creative Officer
San Francisco-based women’s health company closing the fertility information gap by letting women test key fertility hormones at home. Round led by Forerunner Ventures. (Website, Crunchbase)


Houseparty, terms N/A, Sima Sistani, CEO
San Francisco-based group video chat app acquired by Epic Games, the company that created Fortnite. Financial terms weren’t disclosed. Houseparty raised approximately $70.2 million in venture funding from investors including Sequoia, Greylock, Arena Ventures, Aleph, and Soma Capital. (Website, Crunchbase)