Many of the startups we’ve partnered with across India & Southeast Asia have launched initiatives to help combat COVID-19 and support their communities. Find out more about the great work they’re doing, and how you can get involved in some of these projects.


  • 1 mg is working closely with the government, creating an industry collective for telemedicine, launching a contact tracing app and supporting the local administration of Gurugram to deploy COVID-19 helplines and testing. They have also put together credible information on COVID-19.
    Visit the page here.
    Country India
    City Gurgaon
  • BharatPe has partnered with ICICI Lombard General Insurance Co Ltd to launch a coronavirus insurance cover for the 40 lakh merchants on its platform. The policy can be purchased from the BharatPe mobile application.
    Country India
    City Bengaluru
  • Bijak is helping to source vegetables and staples for NGOs, charities and philanthropic organizations that are distributing essential commodities to the needy - and at the same time helping farmers sell their produce in this difficult time.
    If you want to buy or sell supplies, visit Bijak
    Country India
    City Gurgaon
  • The Biofourmis Biovitals Sentinel platform is being used in a remote-monitoring and disease-surveillance program in Hong Kong involving patients with diagnosed or suspected COVID-19 cases.
    Country Singapore
    City Singapore
  • With the support of the Li Ka Shing foundation, capsule hotel startup Bobobox is donating $250k worth of sleep pods for use by medical workers & frontliners.
    Country Indonesia
    City Bandung
  • Bounce is offering subscription plans for companies in essential categories who are looking for a safe mode of commute for their employees. Bounce will deliver the scooter, sanitized, to the users doorstep. And the users can keep the vehicles with them for the duration.
    Whatsapp +91 95131 15159 for more information
    Country India
    City Bangalore
  • BYJUs has made the content on their learning app completely free. Students can attend newly launched classes and learn in real-time from top teachers. 
    Download the BYJUs Learning App to know more.
    Country India
    City Bengaluru
  • CoLearn has made all their online classes and live-streaming sessions from their tuition centers free until COVID-19 is over.
    Country Indonesia
    City Jakarta
  • Gojek has set up a foundation called Yayasan Anak Bangsa Bisa to help drivers to help drivers and other partners financially affected by COVID-19.
    Read more about their initiatives.
    Country Indonesia
    City Jakarta
  • Hangry customers can visit the #HadapiBersamaDriverOjol section in their San Gyu and Ayam Koplo stores through Grabfood & Gofood to order food for drivers. Any items purchased from this section will be given directly to the driver and NOT be delivered to the buyer's address.
    Go to ishangry.com
    Country Indonesia
    City Jakarta
  • InterviewBit has opened up their online assessment and video interviewing platform, as well as their virtual classroom platform, at zero cost. They are also offering free consultation and support to organizations who are planning virtual hiring events.
    Write to partner@scaler.com for more information
    Country India
    City Bangalore
  • Kargo has partnered with charitable organizations to deliver meals and essential medical supplies to healthcare workers and patients across hospitals in Jakarta. Kargo employees are also setting up a US$1 million logistics relief fund for truckers moving essential supplies.
    Anyone willing to donate can do so at https://kitabisa.com/campaign/kargopedulicorona
    Country Indonesia
    City Jakarta
  • Kopi Kenangan is donating free coffee to medical workers & front-liners.
    Country Indonesia
    City Jakarta
  • Log9Materials has built the ‘CoronaOven’. This device prevents surface-to-human transmission of COVID-19 by santizing the surfaces of objects regularly used in healthcare and household settings. Eg: Food deliveries, groceries and most importantly, PPEs.
    To order your CoronaOven, or know more about it, visit https://coronaoven.com/
    Country India
    City Bangalore
  • Orchid International is conducting free classes for kids in pre-schools
    Country India
    City Bengaluru
  • OYO Rooms is offering their hotel rooms for quarantine/rest for healthcare workers.
    Country India
    City Delhi
  • Practo has partnered with Thyrocare to conduct COVID-19 detection tests, authorised by the Government of India and The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR). The test will be available across select cities soon at Rs 4500 and can be booked at the Practo and Thyrocare websites.
    Visit Practo to book a test
    Country India
    City Bangalore
  • Procol has launched a food helpline website partnership with Arya warehousing. They've already helped NGOs and food companies source over 1000+ metric tons of raw material to help create lacs of meal kits through their extended vendor network.
    Visit https://www.essential-commodities.com/ to place a request.
    Country India
    City Gurgaon
  • Qure.ai has eveloped additional capabilities for their existing chest X-ray automation and interpretation solution to detect findings indicative of COVID-19. This can be used by healthcare workers for screening COVID-19 patients who need to undergo further testing as well as to monitor progression of patients. The company has also developed an app-based solution qSCOUT, for frontline health care providers. This can be used for contact tracing & remote triaging of COVID-19 patients, thereby optimising supply chain and test kit distribution for government authorities and health workers.
    Write to partner@qure.ai to know more.
    Country India
    City Bangalore
  • Razorpay has launched 'Same Day Settlements' enabling essentials category businesses to receive funds in a few hours instead of the usual 3-5 working days. They are also working with NGOs & charities to raise Rs 10Cr and reach over 10 lakh citizens.
    If you would like to contribute, please visit Covid-19 Relief
    Country India
    City Bangalore
  • Rebel has launched the Food for Good program for daily wagers, providing wholesome, fresh, hygienic and delicious meals for people in need, across the country
    If you want to contribute, go to https://foodforgood.rebelfoods.com/
    Country India
    City Mumbai
  • ShopUp, in partnership with the Obhizatrik foundation is looking to raise funds for 1,000 high potential MSMEs, in order to keep their businesses alive.
    You can donate through Paypal: https://www.paypal.me/OBHIZATRIK Paypal ID: obhizatrikschool@gmail.com
    Country Bangladesh
    City Dhaka
  • Telio has set up a 1 billion VND fund for its retailers in Vietnam affected by COVID-19.
    Country Vietnam
    City Hanoi
  • Tigerhall is offering a one year's worth of free Digital Access to their content for anyone whose job has been affected by COVID-19.
    To avail of this offer go to http://tigerhall.mystrikingly.com/
    Country Singapore
    City Singapore
  • Tinvio has launched The Save Our Nomnoms movement to help local F&B brands raise immediate awareness and enable direct discovery. The initiative reached 3,000 supporters in just 5 days with over 300 listed outlets.
    You can get listed or start browising at saveournomnoms.com
    Country Singapore
    City Singapore
  • Tokopedia has created a COVID-19 portal for donations to healthcare workers. They have also donated IDR 1 bn to this cause.
    You can donate at https://www.tokopedia.com/s/donasi/
    Country Indonesia
    City Jakarta
  • Unacademy is conducting over 20,000 free Live Classes each month on it’s platform for all it’s test prep exam categories. They have also opened up their platform for schools and colleges to conduct classes for free.
    Visit unacademy.com to sign up
    Country India
    City Bengaluru
  • Yours is sending self-care packages to healthcare workers across the world to thank them for their work in the frontlines.
    You can contribute to the cause here.
    Country Singapore
    City Singapore
  • Zenyum is offering a discount of $200 on their invisible aligners for medical workers & frontliners.
    Click here for a free pre-test.
    Country Singapore
    City Singapore
  • Zilingo is using its manufacturing and supply-chain network to produce 1 million PPE units per day for governments bodies, hospitals and NGOs across the globe.
    Reach out to ppe@zilingo.com if you can help
    Country Singapore
    City Singapore
  • Zomato is running food donation drives for families of daily wage earners affected by the COVID-19 lockdown in India. You can donate a meal kit for a family of 5 at the cost of ₹500.
    Read more about their initiatives.
    Country India
    City Delhi