LBAN, a nonprofit organization based in Silicon Valley, has partnered with Stanford University to launch the first-ever Startup Accelerator focused on providing equitable access to funding for Latino founders. With the support of JPMorgan Chase, the program will match 40 Latino-founded startups with Latino-friendly capital providers such as venture capitalists, bankers,

Google for Startups has awarded Austin-based Omaiven, which does workflow automation for clinic operations, $150,000 in cash and additional support services. It also awarded $150,000 to DataScope, a San Antonio-based startup that leverages mobile technology to revolutionize data collection and deliver real-time insights to any industry. “Google for Startups Latino Founders signifies a