HelloTask

Company overview
Headquarters: Singapore
Countries of Operations: Bangladesh
Women owned /led: None
Year of founding: 2018
Number of FTEs : 20 to 50 FTEs
Legal status of the organization : For-profit
Company overview
Headquarters: Mexico
Countries of Operations: Mexico
Legal status of the organization : For-profit
Year of founding: 2018
Number of FTEs : 5 to 20 FTEs
Women owned / led: Founder
Care economy activities and business model
About the organization:
HelloTask is a for-profit online platform that connects domestic workers to potential employers in Bangladesh. In developing countries, most care workers are not smartphone users, which has excluded them from digital opportunities. The company has built a technology that connects any mobile phone user to employers in real-time. Through its model, HelloTask improves access to opportunities for domestic workers.
Activities in the care economy: Provision of technology & services that train/upskill domestic & care workers
Stage of growth: Small scale roll-out/Early stage
Type of services: Domestic services
Number of customers (2020): Between 5,000 to 25,000
Number of customers (2019): Between 5,000 to 25,000
Number of customers (2018): Between 1,000 to 5,000
Financials
Profitability status: Not profitable yet but planning to become profitable within 3 years
Revenue USD (2020): Between 50,000 to 100,000
Revenue USD (2019): Between 50,000 to 100,000
Revenue USD (2018): Between 10,000 to 50,000
Pathways to impact
Challenge addressed: Lack of recognition and action with regards to unfair distribution of care and domestic work, Lack of affordable solutions to reduce amount of time spent on care and domestic work, Lack of / poor remuneration for care and domestic workers, Others
Pathway to impact - 4 Rs: Recognize, Reward, Redistribute
Populations affected: Paid care workers, Paid domestic workers, Infants or children, Elderly people, Persons with special needs or with illnesses
Number of people served (2020): Between 5,000 to 25,000
Number of people served (2019): Between 5,000 to 25,000
Number of people served (2018): Between 5,000 to 25,000