Working side by side, we bring good business practice to good causes. Facilitating impactful relationships, we increase the capacity and sustainability of nonprofits, while extending the impact of our members.
SVP’s programming includes a range of capacity building support for Boulder County’s nonprofit sector. From training and leadership support to deep-dive consulting, our offerings strengthen nonprofits from the inside out, so they can better deliver on their missions.
In addition to the core work we do with Boulder County nonprofits, SVP also turns a lens on our members, enhancing the understanding and sophistication of how these allies engage with and in the nonprofit sector. Nonprofit advocacy, evaluation of efforts, knowledge exchange and targeted cash grants in support of capacity work round out our engagement in the sector.
For fifty years, the mission of Attention Homes has been to, “Provide life-changing resources to youth in crisis.” Following their successful application and selection as an SVP Catapult Investee, the work together began. “The work together has been impactful...” notes Executive Director Claire Clurman, continuing, “Being an SVP Investee isn’t for the light-hearted – it’s certainly a commitment. The rewards are paid back so richly, I can’t imagine not having a relationship like this at this point. It’s been very fruitful.” Read More »
Boulder County nonprofits will receive approximately $300,000 in pro bono consulting, education, and leadership development and at least $75,000 in cash grants from Social Venture Partners Boulder County (SVP) in 2016. “SVP members voted to invest in Attention Homes, Voices for Children CASA, InReach, WOW! Children’s Museum, and Community Food Share because of the vital work each group is doing for local community members.” says Jennie Arbogash, SVP Executive Director. Read More »
2015 saw SVP expand our range of programming to better serve the community’s needs. Now including training, leadership support and deep-dive consulting, a larger number of local nonprofits and leaders can access our services. Our newly released 2015 Annual Report captures the complete picture. Read More »