Wilmington Donates $21,200

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.

The Charities

Domestic Violence Shelter and Services
Mandy Houvouras
End the Cycle of Violence

Domestic Violence Shelter and Services, Inc. has empowered victims and their families to break the cycle of domestic violence by providing shelter and on-going support services, as well as prevention initiatives for over 32-years. Our direct services include, but are not limited to emergency shelter, 24- hour crisis intervention, advocacy, material assistance, court accompaniment, children’s programs, and support groups. In 2017, we provided direct services for 1,384 domestic violence victims and their children. We sheltered 168 adults and 90 children—for 6,444 service days in the Shelter.

Samara’s Village
Debbie Keener
Positive Parenting

Samara’s Village, founded in late 2015, is a grassroots, charitable non-profit with a vision to positively affect the health and well-being of families in our community for generations to come. We offer programs and one-on-one mentorship to assist pregnant and parenting teens, who live in Brunswick County.

One Love Tennis
Lenny Simpson
Life Skills Through Tennis

One Love Tennis is the premier program of the Lenny Simpson Tennis & Education Fund. OUR MISSION is to empower and inspire young people, ages 5-12, especially those that are at risk, to positively change their lives through participation in a tennis and academic enrichment program.