Ordinary people, doing



Our mission is to create healthy and safe environments to provide kids and youth the support and resources to empower them to reach their fullest potential, and create lasting changes in their own lives and communities.
Impact 22 is a foundation based in Washington DC, our goal is to provide a reliable platform to raise funds and support our partners in programs that assist the communities most in need.

Our values


The ability to be knocked down by life and vibe back as stronger. Being able to adapt, emotionally heal, and keep moving towards your goals.


Being tolerant and accepting of differences, using good manners, and considering the feelings of others. Valuing yourself and one-another.


Being dependable, honoring commitments, and keeping promise. Accepting consequences of what we say and do. Developing our potential.


Being reliable, honest and truthful. Always keeping truth as an ultimate human value. Inspire reliability and loyalty to others.


The quality or state of being friendly, helpful, generous, and considerate. Being compassionate and kind. Forgive and help those in need.


Impartial and just treatment or behavior without favoritism or discrimination. To be open-minded and listed to others.

The minds & hearts behind it

Ryan Anderson

Founder & CEO

Valentina Vargas

Executive Director

The origins

Watch “The Daphne Days”, a short clip about Ryan Anderson working with his community and his motivation behind founding Impact 22