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.
Since 2013 our rescue, ran by a single mom and her kids along with community volunteers, rehabilitate the unwanted dogs of our community. We support our local dog shelter and other rescues who are searching for a last resort. Our rescue center in the country, is home to over 30 dogs. A home like environment and quality care allows a dog to find their true spirit and find the family made for them.
Burrito Brigade has been making & donating burritos to thousands of homeless people in Eugene, on weekends, since 2014. As of November 2017, 100,000 burritos have been given to unhoused neighbors in our community. Volunteers collect donations of food, prepare the burritos & deliver these with miscellaneous supplies to share, at no cost to the recipients.
Womenspace’s mission is to prevent domestic violence in intimate partner relationships and support survivors in claiming personal power. As Lane County’s population grows, so does the number of domestic violence incidents. Last year, 680 domestic violence charges were filed by the Lane County District Attorney’s Office. In 2017, Womenspace served 3,800 adults and 2,600 children.