Y Combinator provides seed funding for startups. Since 2005, we’ve invested in over 1900 startups and together they are worth more than $100B. Airbnb, Dropbox, Stripe, Twitch, Coinbase, Instacart, Doordash and Reddit all got their start at Y Combinator.
Y Combinator believes that startups are on balance a good thing. Y Combinator’s goal is to cause there to be more startups, by helping founders to start them. You can read Y Combinator's founding principles here (https://www.ycombinator.com/principles/) and more about our current values and company culture here (https://www.keyvalues.com/y-combinator).