Impact Makers on the “Create Jobs for USA” Website

The “Create Jobs for USA” website posted a success story on Impact Makers. The website is supported by the Opportunities Financing Network (OFN) and Starbucks. The OFN program funded Virginia Community Capital (VCC), which along with six mission investors, provided funding that enabled Impact Makers to create 26 full-time jobs.

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Richmond Times-Dispatch on the Local Best for Community Honorees

The Richmond Times-Dispatch featured the three local companies that were honored by B Lab as ‘Best for the World’ in “Three local companies recognized for community impact.” Impact Makers, Virginia Community Capital and Richmond Grid were recognized as among the best in the world for improving the quality of life in their communities. The three Richmond […]

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Impact Makers Honored as ‘Best for Community’

Today, Impact Makers, Greater Richmond Grid, and Virginia Community Capital were recognized for creating the most positive impact for their communities, by the nonprofit B Lab with the release of the ‘B Corp Best for Communities List,’ the fourth installment in its 2013 ‘B Corp Best for the World’ series. These three Richmond companies join 58 […]

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Impact Makers’ Michael Pirron Interviewed by NBC 12

Richmond affiliate NBC 12 features two of the RVA Companies to Watch: Impact Makers and Shockoe, a developer of mobile apps. They interviewed Impact Makers’ Founder and CEO Michael Pirron. Pirron said “The power of the free market in capitalism has this huge power to generate wealth in our society. The idea of social enterprise is how […]

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