Chocoholic is Feb 3, Get your tickets!

Impact Makers is the presenting sponsor of Family Lifeline’s 11th Annual CHOCOHOLIC! Richmond’s sweetest cocktail party is an evening of decadence, featuring chocolate fountains and sweet treats from local chocolatiers, bakers, and specialty shops. There will be also be heavy hor d’oeuvres, craft beer, wine, and a silent auction. The event takes place on February 3, 2016, from […]

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ImpactNews: Social Enterprise Edition

    Social Enterprise Edition             You Do Not Need to be a Billionaire to Give It All Away, or to Make a Difference By Michael Pirron, Impact Makers’ Founder and CEO The 2015 Giving Tuesday, which followed Cyber Monday, which followed Black Friday, was especially noteworthy because of the […]

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You Do Not Need to be a Billionaire to Give It All Away, or to Make a Difference

By Michael Pirron, Impact Makers’ Founder and CEO The 2015 Giving Tuesday, which followed Cyber Monday, which followed Black Friday, was especially noteworthy because of the commitment Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Pricilla Chan made: pledging to donate 99% of their Facebook shares to charity. The value of that gift, if all the shares […]

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Impact Makers Raises More than $1.5M in Equity Capital

Impact Makers has raised over $1.5 million in a distinct equity investment to support the growth of its unique business and technology-consulting firm. This influx of capital will enable the company to expand its service offerings, intellectual property and geographic coverage, and ultimately provide even greater community impact. Impact Makers is a for profit Virginia […]

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Richmond Times-Dispatch on Impact Makers’ Equity Raise

On January 19, 2016, the Richmond Times-Dispatch covered Impact Makers raise of more than $1.5 million in equity capital. John Reid Blackwell wrote “the company raised between $1.5 million and $2 million in an investment round in late December…the local and national individual investors include Richmond’s James E. Ukrop and Ben & Jerry’s ice cream co-founder Jerry Greenfield.”

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Fast Track to B Certification Event

On January 19, the Virginia B Corps hosted a B Corp Hack-a-Thon at Impact Makers’ office. The B Corp Hack-a-Thon is an opportunity for businesses to fast-track their B Corp certification. Experienced local B Corps and volunteers were on-site to assist businesses in filling out their complete certification. Members of the B Corp community and […]

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AHRC NYC is !m’s Newest Pro-Bono Community Partner

AHRC New York City has officially been established as a pro bono community partner in New York City. AHRC NYC supports people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities to build full lives. Our first project was providing professional employment coaching and mentoring to individuals with Asperger’s. The Impact Makers team working with AHRC NYC includes John Sammons, Bob […]

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Conscious Company Magazine Interviews Impact Makers’ Michael Pirron

In the January/February 2016 issue of Conscious Company magazine, Lori Hanau interviews Impact Makers’ Founder and CEO Michael Pirron on “7 Guideposts for Leading Conscious Growth.” The article states a central tenant of conscious companies like Impact Makers; “We don’t grow only for profit; we grow for purpose. We scale not only for a greater […]

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Watch Impact Makers’ Video

We are pleased to share an Impact Makers video.  This inaugural video provides a brief overview of our social venture and business components. Share the video link with your colleagues, friends, and family so that even more people can learn about us.

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Impact Makers Sponsors 2016 Chocoholic!

Impact Makers is the presenting sponsor of Family Lifeline’s 11th Annual CHOCOHOLIC! Richmond’s sweetest cocktail party is an evening of decadence, featuring chocolate fountains and sweet treats from local chocolatiers, bakers, and specialty shops. There will be also be heavy hor d’oeuvres, craft beer, wine, and a silent auction. The event takes place on February 3, 2016, […]

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