Forbes on Impact Makers and Virginia’s Purpose Economy

Forbes published “How Revolutions in Finance and Education are Transforming Virginia’s Purpose Economy” on March 1, 2016. The article discusses how Virginia’s economy is committed to match needs with opportunities, and mentions for-profit and non-profit collaborations including Impact Makers’model. 

“Virginia’s economy is built on a commitment to match real need with real opportunity,” writes Forbes Contributor John Kluge. “It is a collaborative ecosystem driving social innovation forward on three fronts: advancing social entrepreneurship and impact investing, advancing social impact bonds, and advancing social innovation education. These are the cornerstones not of a tech or shareholder economy, but a purpose economy.”

Read the article.