Through ImpactClub®, as Impact Venture Capitalists, we invest heavily in local charities that demonstrate a powerful “Story Engine” and have proven their willingness to fight for their cause – by competing in and winning a high-stakes competition. As a result, ImpactClub®, through Impact Venture Capitalism, has dramatically multiplied the Impact that a single person can have on charities in their local community.
Two million people in the US live with limb loss and 185,000 people will be amputated each year. After a motorcycle accident, I chose to have my foot amputated. The fear and anxiety about being an amputee were relieved by a peer visitor who challenged me to do any and everything that I had done before I lost my foot.
Little Hands Can, a nonprofit founded in 2015, is made up of passionate volunteers wanting to make a difference. We believe that by encouraging kindness and helpfulness in our children early on, we can lay the foundation for a future generation who is more thoughtful and altruistic. Our mission is to inspire and empower children to better their community.
Adventure! Children’s Museum was founded four years ago by a team of passionate parents dedicated to bringing a children’s museum experience to the kids of Lane County. First operating with traveling exhibits, the 501c3 nonprofit organization visited dozens of fairs and festivals in the Eugene/Springfield area before finding an 11,000-square-foot space in a local mall.