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Winnie is a three-year-old San Francisco-based startup that offers parents a crowdsourced directory of family-friendly businesses, child-friendly activities, and childcare providers in more than 10,000 U.S. cities.   

Winnie has amassed more than 2 million pieces of data on family-friendly locations to serve parents. In San Francisco, Winnie claims that it's sending an average of 25,000 leads per month to local businesses and childcare providers. 

In 2018, Winnie launched a childcare search tool for New York City, listing every licensed provider in Manhattan and allowing parents a variety of search options to find the best ones for them. Childcare search is also available in major Texas metros, the San Francisco Bay Area, and Los Angeles.

headquarters: San Francisco, California