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SVP from an Intern’s point of View

Posted by calgary

I was very fortunate this summer to have two very talented young interns work with me.   I asked one of them to describe SVP in his own words: To sum it up in one sentence, Social Venture Partners provides an opportunity for those interested in philanthropy in Calgary to pool their time, resources and […] Read More »

Ordering a Cake and Restricting it Too

Posted by Vu Le

Two weeks ago I was out to lunch with a potential new corporate sponsor, who got very excited about a program we did a while ago, where we provided computer training classes in Vietnamese to parents so that they could learn to check their kids’ grades online through Seattle Public Schools’ Source program. Read More »

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Posted by Rona Pryor

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Why We Need More Women in the Boardroom

Posted by calgary

In the 25 years I've worked as an international business coach, I've witnessed business leaders suffer from the same blind spot -- not enough women on their boards. Companies where at least 20 percent of seats in the boardroom are occupied by women deliver stronger business results. How could this success possibly be ignored and not acted upon? Read More »

If a Picture is Worth a Thousand Words…

Posted by calgary

With music and videos clips, Dynamic Partners introduces us to the amazing kids and families they get to work with – celebrating what is, and committing to what can be! As a consortium of three nonprofit organizations and two social enterprises,Dynamic Partners empowers children with special needs, and their caregivers, through quality services, products, collaboration and innovation. Read More »