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Wolomi Founder, Layo George Recognized as an AFROTECH™ Future 50 Leader

Empowering Mothers of Color:

We are thrilled to share that Layo George, Founder and CEO of Wolomi, has been named a 2024 AFROTECH™ Future 50 Leader in the Visionary Founder category! This prestigious recognition honors Layo's visionary leadership and unwavering dedication to improving maternal health outcomes for women of color.


Layo George; Founder of Wolomi - A platform supporting pregnant and new moms

Building a More Equitable Healthcare System


Layo's journey to championing BIPOC maternal health is fueled by both her personal experience and extensive background in healthcare. Recognizing the need for an improved approach, she founded Wolomi, a platform dedicated to improving the pregnancy & motherhood journey for women of color. (pregnant women, first time moms, new moms)

 

Wolomi's Impact

 

Wolomi's platform addresses the specific needs of mothers of color by providing access to maternal health experts of color, culturally relevant resources, a supportive community, and offering educational tools to navigate pregnancy and motherhood with confidence. Since its inception, Wolomi has contributed to improving maternal health outcomes:


  • 98% of Wolomi moms deliver at least 37 weeks or beyond.

  • 100% of Wolomi moms receive screenings for maternal mental health disorders

  • Over 90% of Wolomi moms find our support groups and resources valuable and validating.


Shaping the Future of Maternal Health


Layo's inclusion in the AFROTECH™ Future 50 list highlights her unwavering commitment to driving positive change. This recognition not only celebrates her leadership but also amplifies Wolomi's critical role in closing the gap in maternal health outcomes for women of color.


"This recognition is a testament to the incredible work of the entire Wolomi team," says Layo. "We are working hard to make sure Wolomi is a place where moms and their families feel valued and validated. We are committed to making the perinatal journey a better one."


Join Us in Creating a Healthier Future for Moms of color


Wolomi is seeking partners and collaborators who connect with our mission of transforming maternal health outcomes. Together, we can create a future where all mothers have the resources, support, and culturally relevant care they need for a healthy pregnancy and motherhood journey. We'd love to hear from you:



Together, we are building a brighter future for mothers of color.

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