Impact Makers on RichmondBIZLIVE

On August 21, 2015, Mike King of Henrico Business News spoke with Impact Makers VP of Business Strategy Rodney Willett on the RichmondBIZLIVE radio show on WLEE. Rodney spoke about Impact Makers, our social impact business model, and the growing prominence of B Corps in the Richmond area.  

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Impact Makers’ Senior Consultant Deidre Tompkins Elected President of the ISACA VA Chapter

Deidre Tompkins, a Senior Consultant at Impact Makers, was elected President of the ISACA Virginia Chapter. ISACA is a nonprofit, independent association that advocates for professionals involved in information security, assurance, risk management and governance. The goal of the ISACA Virginia Chapter is to sponsor local educational seminars and workshops, conduct regular chapter meetings, and help to […]

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Impact Makers Gifts Company to the Community

Impact Makers Gifts Equity to Nonprofits In Order to Expand Social Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy  Impact Makers Hits $1 Million Impact Milestone April 21, 2015 – Impact Makers has gifted the company’s equity ownership to two nonprofit organizations, The Community Foundation Serving Richmond and Central Virginia and Virginia Community Capital. The company took this action, a first amongst […]

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Impact Makers Supports B the Change Day of Service

On June 12, 2015 Impact Makers’ Gerrell Keen and Jessie Clatterbuck volunteered at the B the Change Day of Service. B Corporation employees nationwide went out into their communities to volunteer. The Virginia B Corps helped revitalize local business The Chicken Box in Highland Park.

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Impact Makers Hosts University Students from Scotland

Impact Makers hosted a group of a dozen Scottish students and their professor from the University of Abertay.   The students, all in their third year of university and studying business and marketing, came to !m as part of their tour of a variety of Richmond businesses (from Ledbury Shirts and Shockoe Atelier to Altria and […]

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TCF Sponsors Social Innovation Award at i.e.* StartUp Competition

On May 12, 2015, the i.e.* Startup Competition gave away $22,500 to three honorees. CodeVA won $10,000 as the Best Social Innovation Startup. The category was sponsored by The Community Foundation Serving Richmond and Central Virginia (TCF). TCF sponsored the $10,000 award in recognition and support of Impact Makers’ gifting and to show their commitment […]

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Impact 100 Richmond Shares Impact Makers’ Gifting Video

Impact 100 Richmond shared the video of Impact Maker’s gifting at their Big Give event on May 11, 2015. Impact 100 was established in 2009 on an idea to bring together 100 women, have them donate $1,000 apiece and then vote to distribute a $100,000 grant to a nonprofit each year. Membership has grown enough […]

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