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    Reactions to the recent article about a Shark Tank competition for nonprofits have spanned from eager to appalled. Marjorie Ringrose, SVP Boston Executive Director, shares her thoughts with the Globe. Read More »

    "One of the things I love about SVP is the new friends. At this stage in life, it’s harder to make new friends. SVP is quite special in that way." Read More »

    This February, InnerCity Weightlifting, SVP Boston Investee, will open a new location in the heart of bustling Kendall Square, Cambridge. Read More »

    Congratulations to Beth Anderson, CEO and Founder of SVP Boston Investee Phoenix Charter Academy Network, in being named co-chair of Governor-elect Baker’s Education Advisory Committee. Read More »

    After just one year into retirement from Nypro, a company where Ted Lapres worked for 25 years and which he helmed the last seven, Ted has figured out a way to stay very busy with SVP Boston (lucky us!) and our grantee Bottom Line (lucky them!). Read More »

    "SVP provides value-add consulting and technical expertise, giving us access to great minds with amazing backgrounds and bench strength at a critical moment of growth. You don’t get access to that kind of talent without a partner like SVP," says Sherry Riva, Executive Director of Compass Working Capital -- former SVP Boston grantee. Read More »

    Get inspired by SVP grantee, Boston Debate League, and the students of Brighton High in this 3 minute video…you won’t be disappointed! Read More »

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    SVP Boston 2015 Annual Business Meeting

    April 16, 2015 6:00 pm

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    SVP Boston’s Investment Celebration and Think Tankathon

    June 9, 2015 6:00 pm

    Great minds and action collide as we tackle real-world problems at this year’s not-to-be-missed event! Read More »