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.
Congratulations to Rich Wenning for being named as one of the inaugural awardees for the Cultural Alliance of Fairfield County's Inaugural ACE (Arts & Culture Empowerment) Awards! Read More »
SVP Connecticut Partners contributed $135,000 and more than 1,000 volunteer hours to the nonprofit sector in our region in 2015. Engagement Manager Clare Hare details the impact these contributions have had on its Investees. Read More »
After much deliberation and research during a four-month long process, the 2015 Investment Committee announced that Horizons National has been chosen as the newest addition to SVP Connecticut's portfolio of Investees. Read More »
Social Venture Partners Connecticut announced the release of its 2014 grant awards totaling $150,000 in financial support to three Connecticut organizations; Connecticut Pre-Engineering Program (CPEP), the International Institute of Connecticut (IICONN), and Earthplace, The Discovery Center. Read More »
For the past 6 months the 15-member Strategic Review Team has been working together to plan for SVP Connecticut’s future based upon a deeper understanding of Partner interests and community needs. The comprehensive process included a landscape analysis of our community, a best practices review of our SVP network, and an analysis of our internal organization, including Partner experiences, and our current operating and financial model.
These activities and other external data have formed the basis for the draft of a three-year strategic plan that the committee will present to the partnership for review and comment at the Summer Partner Gathering in July hosted by Nancy Diamond and Jeff Mayer. Date and time to be confirmed soon!