Sirum

By ASPIREist | Just for a Minute. A startup that gives surplus medications to those most in need.

Episode 2, Just For A Minute: Sirum

Startups

‘Match.com for Unused Medicine’

Kiah Williams helped found a nonprofit that connects unused prescription drugs with low-income patients<p>Five years ago, Kiah Williams, then 24, and two other young Stanford University graduates started devoting their nights and weekends to launching a startup. The trio wanted to help low-income …

Pharma

SIRUM - Kiah Williams

Connecting unused drugs, uninsured patients

HEALTH CARE<p>Seven years ago, a group of Stanford students realized that a tremendous amount of medicine was being wasted and that it could help uninsured patients.<p>Their idea has grown into a nonprofit that helps health care centers and drug companies donate unused prescriptions to pharmacies that …

Your unused drugs can benefit your facility, those in need | I Advance Senior Care

Long-term care (LTC) communities looking to improve efficiencies and finances while helping the less fortunate may find an ally in a California-based …

Health Care

What They're Watching: Kiah Williams, SIRUM

Beyond Bitcoin: some alternative marketplaces lend social empowerment

A variety of companies, like e-Choupal and OneMorePallet, are creating new marketplaces to add value - and boost social and environmental benefits, writes SustainAbility's Lindsay Clinton<p><i>This is the first in a series of posts by SustainAbility about business-model innovations that accelerate social</i> …

Sustainability

Google-Backed Nonprofit Startups Tackle World's Toughest Problems

Don't say the tech world never did anything for the greater good.<p>Amid the general Bay Area furor over tech shuttles and rapid gentrification, there …

Startups