SVP is bold and bright—and we look a little bit different in each community. We invite you to get engaged in a personal way as you explore this website by selecting your own colors!
It starts with one person. One person joins many people. Together they will help build communities able to solve our most entrenched problems.
That’s SVP. A global network of local partners aligning passion and purpose.
Helping individuals realize greater impact with their giving, strengthening nonprofits, and investing in collaborative solutions – we make connections that make a difference. Connections that unleash potential.
We create a community of philanthropists to fund and mentor emerging nonprofits to help them get to the next level. Launched in 2000, Social Venture Partners Calgary has raised $1.8 million for direct investment with our investees and provided thousands of hours of volunteer time and expertise to those nonprofit organizations.
Social Venture Partners Calgary invites you to apply to our second Social Innovation Fast Pitch. This event will recognize and celebrate innovative local nonprofits that are affecting social change. We are seeking applications from within the Calgary non-profit community to participate in the 2014 Fast Pitch Social Innovation Expo. Please see the qualification criteria below. Deadline for nominations is November 15, 2013 Read More »
Need + Talent + Time - Are critical elements of SVP. With great need in the community and a wealth of talent and time emerging from retiring Baby Boomers, SVP’s Encore Fellows Program invests invaluable human resources in promising nonprofit organizations. Read More »
November 7, 2013 7:30 pm
Social Venture Partners Calgary is pleased to host a showing of Dan Pallotta’s 45-min talk to “change the way we think about changing the world.” Uncharitable- why overhead is not a dirty word. Read More »