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Membership Overview

Join us as we champion positive change
in RVA. We are a growing community of vibrant, diverse women. Through informed and strategic grant making, our members expand their knowledge, invest in the life of our local community and demonstrate leadership through effective philanthropy.

The membership season runs October- May every year. New members are invited to join year-round, however the membership deadline for participation in that year’s grant making cycle is March 1st.

Membership Levels

Individual Voters
A single donation of $1,100 earns you one vote. Donation breakdown: $1,000 is used to fund the grant and $100 is used toward Impact 100 operations.

Circle Voters

A collective donation earns a shared vote.

  • Two-person giving circle:
    Two members give a total of $1,200 ($600 each). Donation breakdown: $1,000 is used to fund the grant and $100 per person is used toward Impact 100 operations.

  • Three-person giving circles:
    Three members give a total of $1,300 ($433 each). Donation breakdown: $1,000 is used to fund the grant and $100 per person is used toward Impact 100 operations.

Annual Events

Recruitment Programs
Prospective members are encouraged to attend Open Joins and Little Joins to learn more about Impact 100 Richmond and the membership experience. These events are hosted throughout the year.

Educational Programs 
Each fall, new and returning members are invited to The Big Kick to celebrate a new year of giving and learning together. The Big Kick typically has a panel presentation centerd on current philanthropic endavours in our community as well as time for socializing. In the winter, The Big Learn offers an opportunity for all members to hear from local leaders about a timely and relevant issue impacting our region.

The Annual Big Give
Our year culminates in May with The Big Give. On this special night, our full membership convenes to award at least one $100,000 grant following live presentations from the finalists and on-site voting by members.

New Member Programs
Throughout the year Membership Orientations are held to inform new members about everything Impact 100 Richmond. Additionally, every summer Impact 100 Richmond hosts a Summer Soiree for all new members from the previous membership year. 

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Volunteer Opportunities

Members can scale their individual participation to a level that is personally meaningful, whether serving on a committee or engaging with past grantee organizations. 

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  7501 Boulder View Drive, Suite 110, Richmond VA, 23225   

(804) 330-7400 

    Impact 100 Richmond is a partner of The Community Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization. 

All tax deductible donations should be made as gifts to The Impact 100 Richmond Fund at The Community Foundation.

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